Writers’ Trust Reveals Future Residents of Berton House

  >>From Writers’ Trust of Canada Notable authors travelling to Canada’s North to live and write in the Yukon January 23, 2017 – Toronto – The Writers’ Trust of Canada is announcing the 2017–18 roster of writers to attend the Berton House Writers’ Retreat, Canada’s most sought-after residency program for authors. Each writer will travel … Read more

Writers’ Trust Commends Three Young Fiction Writers

>>From the Writer’s Trust of Canada Writers’ Trust Commends Three Young Fiction Writers Finalists Announced for RBC Bronwen Wallace Award for Emerging Writers Toronto – May 11, 2016 – The Writers’ Trust of Canada has announced the finalists for a literary award known for discovering and promoting the brightest up-and-coming young writers in Canada. The … Read more

Call for Submissions: 2016 RBC Bronwen Wallace Award

>>From the Writer’s Trust of Canada Call for Submissions: 2016 RBC Bronwen Wallace Award Candidates are invited to submit 5-10 pages (up to 2,500 words) of previously unpublished short fiction to the 2016 RBC Bronwen Wallace Award. A $5,000 grand prize winner will be announced on June 8. Two honourable mentions will each receive $1,000. To be eligible, candidates … Read more

Writers’ Trust Announces First Fiction-Prize Shortlists of the Season

>>From the Writer’s Trust of Canada Writers’ Trust Announces First Fiction-Prize Shortlists of the Season Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize features debut novel; strong indie-press presence; consecutive nominations for Alexis Toronto – September 29, 2015 –The Writers’ Trust of Canada revealed this morning the finalists for two major prizes for excellence in Canadian fiction: the Rogers … Read more