Friday, 7 March 2014

SI Leeds Literary Prize 2014 - Deadline: Mon 31 Mar 2014


The SI Leeds Literary Prize for unpublished fiction by black and Asian women writers in the UK is now accepting entries for the 2014 Prize


The prize runs biennially and the first award was made in October 2012 to Minoli Salgado's A Little Dust on the Eyes, at the Ilkley Literature Festival. Our three prize winners receive £2,000, £750 and £250 for first, second and third place respectively, plus support through Peepal Tree Press's Inscribe programme for writer development, and the first prize entry receives serious consideration for publication by Peepal Tree Press.

Some of our current Patrons include Bonnie Greer OBE, Bernardine Evaristo, Bidisha and Yasmin Alibhai-Brown amongst others.

For more information and to send your work

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