The First Prize winner will receive $6,000.00 courtesy of the Canada Council for the Arts, and will have their story published in Air Canada’s EnRoute magazine and on the Canada Writes website. They will also be awarded a two-week residency at The Banff Centre’s Leighton Artists’ Colony, and will receive exposure on CBC Radio. The 4 runners-up will each received $1,000.00 courtesy of the Canada Council for the Arts, and their stories will be published on the Canada Writes website.
The original, unpublished work of creative nonfiction must between 1200 and 1500 words. The submission deadline is February 1, 2014 at 11:59pm ET.
See the poster below, and for more information: http://www.cbc.ca/books/canadawrites/literaryprizes/nonfiction/