Lord Mayor's Creative Writing Awards 2020
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The Lord Mayor’s Creative Writing Awards 2020 will include the following categories:
- The Dorothy Porter Award for Poetry (Up to 100 lines)
- Narrative Non-Fiction (No more than 5000 words)
- Short Story set in Melbourne (No more than 5000 words)
- Life Writing Award for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Writers (No more than 5000 words)
- Feature – Script/Play (No more than 30 pages)
The Lord Mayor’s Creative Writing Awards 2020 sees the introduction of a new Feature category. The Feature category will change each competition, with the inaugural being Script/Play.
Entries open 2 March 2020 at 9am and close 31 May 2020.