Date: Mar 13, 2023
Deadline: Apr 15, 2023 - 11:45 pm
Nominate A Deserving Writer
In this inaugural year, The Prairie Grindstone Prize invites members of the writing community to nominate a deserving Alberta writer.
Simply write a letter of nomination including the following:
- Writer’s relationship to the nominator
- A one page (no longer) letter explaining why this Alberta writer should be awarded and send it to at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Nomination Deadline: April 15, 2023
- Winner will be announced on June 1, 2023
Learn more about the Prairie Grindstone Prize.
*This is not a book prize. It is awarded in acknowledgement of the author’s creation of a body of work of consistent high quality that has contributed to the public’s appreciation for and understanding of Western Canada’s landscape, people, history and culture.
- The writer must be a resident of the province for the past five years.
- Must have a minimum of four professionally published books.
- Must be an active member of the local writing community. Authors may not self nominate and recipients will be selected by a jury of peers.