FAW’s current competitions are listed here. Details are added as they become available, so please visit regularly.

Please address competition queries to secretary@fawvic.com.au or 0417 567 741.


 

Angelo Natoli Award for a Short Story on Any Theme
Length: up to 3,000 words
Close: 31 May 2019
First prize: $750
Other prizes: one award for highly commended and two awards for commended stories. 
Certificates: All award winners will receive a certificate.
Entry fee: $15 for FAW members, $20 for non-members
Sponsor: AB Natoli LLB Solicitor
Note: previously entered manuscripts are eligible with the exception of prize winning stories.

Entry Conditions: FAW Angelo Natoli Award Entry Conditions
Entry Form: FAW Angelo Natoli Award Entry Form 

Excellence in Non-Fiction 2019
Close: 15 June 2019
First prize: $500
Sponsored by: Dulcie Stone

Entry Details: Excellence in Non-fiction 2019 OPEN
Entry Conditions: Excellence in Non Fiction Conditions 2019
Entry Form: Excellence in Non-fiction 2019 Entry Form

Closed Awards – Results

Jim Hamilton Award for an Unpublished Novel
Length: minimum of 30,000 words
Close: 30 November 2018
Results and Judge’s Comments: Jim Hamilton AM Award Results.

Closed Awards – Winners to be Announced

Jennifer Burbidge Award for Unpublished Short story
Length: up to 3,000 words
Close: 30 November 2018
Winners to be announced in April 2019.

Ivy Hart Peace and Environment Rhyming Poetry Award for Students.
Close: 30 January 2019
(Refer to Healesville Phillip Island Nature Link)
Winners to be announced in April 2019.

Previous Awards and Winners

Excellence in Non-Fiction Award 2017

Results for the Excellence in Non-Fiction Award 2017

National Literary Awards 2016

Results for the FAW National Literary Awards 2016

National Literary Awards 2015

Results for the FAW National Literary Awards 2015