CBC Creative Nonfiction Prize Award Ceremony
Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 7:30 p.m.
Kinnear Centre Ground Floor Husky Great Hall #103
Donation at the Door
An evening of the best creative nonfiction. CBC Creative Nonfiction Prize winner Patti-Kay Hamilton and the participants of the Literary Journalism program share the stage and celebrate superb investigations of true story-telling. With reception to follow.
About the CBC Creative Nonfiction Prize:
WHAT: Submit your original, unpublished work of creative nonfiction between 1200 and 1500 words.
WHEN: Next competition opens: December 1, 2014.
WHO: All Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada can submit.
HOW: While the competition is active, submit online by clicking the "submit" link below or, if you wish to submit by mail, you can download the offline submission form. A fee of $25.00 (taxes included) for administration purposes is required for each entry.
THE PRIZE:The First Prize winner will receive $6,000, courtesy of the Canada Council for the Arts, and will have his/her story published in Air Canada’s enRoute magazine and on the Canada Writes website. He or she will also be awarded a two-week residency at The Banff Centre's Leighton Artists' Colony (details about the residency here), and will receive exposure on CBC Radio. The 4 runners-up will each receive $1,000, courtesy of the Canada Council for the Arts, and their stories will be published on the Canada Writes website.