Three awards – one of £10,000, one of £5,000, and one of £2,500 – are available to provide financial support for talented new writers to complete their first commissioned work of non-fiction for a mainstream audience.
Please ensure that you have read and understood the eligibility and guidelines prior to completing your application.
Applications will only be accepted via the form below and must be submitted by 5pm on Friday 25 August.
If you are unable to complete this form for any reason or have any queries, please contact Martha Stenhouse.
Please give the titles of any previous FULL-LENGTH publications by the author, in any genre, including self-published and anything written under a different name. Academic papers, articles, reviews and monographs should not be listed. Failure to disclose this may result in your application being disqualified
If the delivery date shown on the contract has now changed, please upload a supporting document which confirms these details e.g. a contract amendment or letter from the publisher giving the new date agreed