We are delighted to announce that the RSL Literature Matters Awards 2021 are now open for submissions.

The Awards will provide financial support to undertake a new piece of writing or literary project. Priority will be given to proposals which (a) help connect with audiences/topics outside the usual reach of literature, and/or (b) help generate public discussion about why literature matters.

 For more information and to apply, click here.

This year’s judges are Adjoa AndohHannah Berry and Ian McMillan.

Deadline for submissions: Monday 7 December 2020, 5pm.