Novel Award timetable 2021
Your guide to what happens when.
Twenty long-listed writers contacted by email. Long-list titles announced here on the website and social media.
Long-listed writers to submit 15,000 words (including synopsis and original submission).
Five shortlisted writers contacted by email. Shortlist titles announced here on the website and social media.
Shortlisted writers to submit 30,000 words (including synopsis and previous submissions).
Shortlisted writers informed of results.
Awards ceremony and publication of anthology with extracts from the twenty long-listed novels.
Results published here on the website and social media.
Our 2022 competition opens!