The Spread the Word Life Writing Prize 2019 is open until February 1, 2019.
Free to enter.
The Prize aims to find the best life writing from emerging writers from across the UK.
This year’s judges are Colin Grant, Inua Ellams, and Ros Barber.
The winner will receive £1,500, publication on Spread the Word’s website, an Arvon course, two years’ membership to the Royal Society of Literature and a development meeting with an editor and an agent. Two highly commended entries will each receive £500 and two mentoring sessions, a development meeting with an editor and an agent, and be published on the Spread the Word website. Three writers will be shortlisted, and six will be longlisted.