QWC/ Hachette Australia Manuscript Development Program for Fiction Writers Queensland Writers Centre (QWC) and Hachette Australia are proud to announce an exciting new national program for fiction writers.
This program has been created for emerging Australian authors of fiction who are either unpublished or have no more than one significant work commercially published.
Up to 10 emerging fiction writers will work with publishers from Hachette Australia to develop high-quality fiction manuscripts. The program is open to applicants Australia-wide who are Australian citizens or permanently reside in Australia.
There is a $50 application fee per submission. Download full guidelines and application forms at http://www.qwc.asn.au/.
DeadlinesApplications open in May 2009.The deadline for submission is last post 24 July 2009.The manuscript development retreat will run in southeast Queensland from 20-25 November 2009.