WHAT: Submit your original, unpublished works of nonfiction between 1200 and 1800 words.
WHEN: Submission period is open from January 1, 2018 to February 28, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. ET
WHO: All Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada
HOW: Submit online by clicking the "submit" link below. If you are unable to complete the online submission, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
A fee of $25.00 (taxes included) for administration purposes is required for each entry.
WHAT YOU CAN WIN: The winner receives $6,000 from the Canada Council for the Arts, will have their story published on CBC Books and will have the opportunity to attend a 10-day writing residency at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity. Four finalists will each receive $1,000 from the Canada Council for the Arts and have their story published on CBC Books.
SUBMIT IN FRENCH: If you're looking to submit in French, you must log in to the French site at prixlitterairesrc.submittable.com.
OTHER PRIZES: The 2018 CBC Poetry Prize will open in April 2018.