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Grants & Prizes

Sinan Antoon, winner of the Saif Ghobash Banipal Prize 2014

The Society of Authors administers a number of grants and prizes for writers.

Grants

The Authors' Foundation and the K Blundell Trust assist writers with research costs or to 'buy time' to write, and grants totalling over £100,000 are awarded each year.

Grants for works in progress:

Grants for writers in need:

 

Prizes

These prizes for fiction, non-fiction, poetry, translation and drama are worth £76,000 in prize money.

Fiction:

Non-Fiction:

Poetry:

Audio Drama:

Educational:

Translation:

Also offered:

 

 

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An annual subscription (£95 or £68 if you're under 35) entitles you to unlimited advice on all aspects of the writing profession.

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