The Novella Award 2016 is hosted by Manchester Metropolitan University.
Work must be fiction written in English between 20,000 and 40, 000 words. There are no genre restrictions.
Entries must be entrant’s original writing, and should not be published or be in consideration for publication elsewhere. This includes online self-publishing (blogs and social networking sites etc.).
This year’s competition will be judged by Lucy English author of Selfish People and Children of Light.
The Novella Award 2016 is open to anyone aged 16 or over. There is no upper age limit for entry. Members of Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) staff are not eligible to enter. Past and present MMU students are eligible to enter, providing they are not currently an MMU member of staff.
Prizes for the 2016 award are £1000 and publication with Sandstone Press.
Till 5pm April 29th there will be receiving your submissions – check out the Submission Guidelines with info on how to enter.