2021 Prize

The seventh annual Deborah Cass Prize for Writing is now open.

  • entrants must be a first or second generation migrant, of any age, from anywhere in Australia;
  • the prize aims to help an emerging writer achieve publication of their first major literary work;
  • it awards $3,000 and a mentorship with an established writer;
  • find information on how to submit, and the online entry form, at Writers Victoria;
  • if you have any questions, please email admin@writersvictoria.org.au;
  • entries close at 5pm on Friday 13 August, 2021.

The Deborah Cass Prize for Writing Committee warmly thanks the 2021 prize judges.