Melbourne Writers Festival Creative Writing Prize

In partnership with the Melbourne Writers Festival, the Faculty of Arts is pleased to award the Melbourne Writers Festival Creative Writing Prize. It is awarded to the student who achieves the best overall result in the third year Creative Writing program and who continues into the fourth year honours Creative Writing program or the Master of Creative Writing, Publishing and Editing.

Application type

No application is required. You will be automatically considered for this award.

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

up to $1,000

Applicable study areas

Language, literature and cultural studies

Number of scholarships awarded

1

  • Eligibility & selection criteria

    Eligibility

    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • have achieved the best overall result in the third year Creative Writing program and continued into the fourth year honours Creative Writing program or the Master of Creative Writing, Publishing and Editing.
  • Application process

    There is no application process. The prize is awarded based on merit and the successful recipient will be notified via email.

  • When will I know the outcome?

    The award will be announced as soon as practical after the March 31 census date.

  • About the donor

    Melbourne Writers Festival

    The Melbourne Writers Festival supports this prize in partnership with the Faculty of Arts at the University of Melbourne.

What are the benefits?

A MWF Premium Pass and $1,000

ENQUIRIES:
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