17 Jul, 2024

The Right Researching Teachers For Writers

Researching is an essential tool for any writer who wishes to explore the art of writing creative non-fiction. Both professional and budding writers have been motivated by the $100,000 Nine Dots Prize  and Chicken Soup For The Soul. Writing non-fiction books has never been more lucrative than it is today. However, the ability to cut […]

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Opportunity For Freelancers: Writers and Editors Wanted At UNICEF (Salaried Position)—Apply

  UNICEF is the kind of non-profit organization every writer aspires to work with. If you’re looking for an opportunity to work from home as a writer or editor, then you should consider applying fro this job opening. Employees of UNICEF carry out their operations in most of the world’s toughest towns and villages. Their […]

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie bags The 2019 Ev Rogers Award

Our Literary Queen, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, has won the 2019 Ev Rogers Award in the honour of the late professor, Everette whose Diffusion of Innovation is the second-most cited book in the social sciences. She is being honoured for “reframing the discourse on race, gender and identity.” “Her voice and her power to inspire made […]

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The Nine Dots Prize 2019 (Prize: $100,000 cash + Publishing with Cambridge University) — Apply

Writers are invited to apply for the Nine Dots Prize. The theme for this edition is: “Is there no place like home?” The Nine Dots Prize is looking for the best answer to this question. The Nine Dots Prize is a prize for creative thinking that tackles contemporary societal issues. Its heartland is in the […]

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2018 Dstv Eutelsat Star (Essay Contest and Poster Design) Awards—Apply

The organizers of the Dstv Eutelsat Star Awards have started accepting submissions for the 2018 edition of the essay and poster design contest. If you are between the ages of 14 and 18, you might want to enter for this award. Remember, if you can dream it, you can win it. Your essay or poster […]

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Scholarship For Writers: Iceland Writers Retreat Alumni Award 2019—Apply

If you are a talented writer who needs financial support to attend the Iceland Writers retreat in Reykjavík, you might want to consider applying for the Iceland Writers Retreat Alumni Award. Thanks to the generous alumni and supporters who have contributed enough for the organizers to offer at least three full and two partial Iceland Writers […]

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Summer Essay Contest On Food and The Body—Apply (Awards: $3,300)

The Hektoen Journal of Medical humanities is currently accepting entries for its International Summer Essay Contest. All essays must explore the theme of Food and the Body. Essays should explore food and drink within the context of health and the body, from the perspective of the humanities. The essay organizers published a list of suggested […]

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