Hon. Hilary M. Weston and the Writers’ Trust Announce Finalists for $60,000 Literary Award

>>From the Writer’s Trust of Canada Hon. Hilary M. Weston and the Writers’ Trust Announce Finalists for $60,000 Literary Award Literary community invited to puzzle out shortlist Toronto – September 16, 2015 – The Writers’ Trust of Canada announced today the five finalists for this year’s Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for Nonfiction, the richest … Read more

Writers’ Trust Announces One-Time Program to Endorse Emerging Writers

>>From the Writer’s Trust of Canada Writers’ Trust Announces One-Time Program to Endorse Emerging Writers “Five x Five” delivers high-profile commendations and $25,000 to writers on the rise September 8, 2015 – Toronto – The Writers’ Trust of Canada is delighted to announce “Five x Five,” a one-time program made possible by the RBC Emerging … Read more

Alessandra Naccarato wins RBC Bronwen Wallace Award for Emerging Writers

>>From the Writers’ Trust of Canada Toronto – May 26, 2015 – The Writers’ Trust of Canada has announced Alessandra Naccarato as the winner of the RBC Bronwen Wallace Award for Emerging Writers. The award spotlights Canada’s most talented developing writers, giving them much needed funding, exposure, and mentorship opportunities, and has a strong track record for discovering and … Read more

Writers’ Trust of Canada announces shortlist for the RBC Bronwen Wallace Award for Emerging Writers

>>From the Writers’ Trust of Canada Toronto – May 5, 2015 – 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 The RBC Bronwen Wallace Award for Emerging Writers rewards writers who are under age 35 and unpublished in … Read more

Writers’ Trust announces finalists for 2015 Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing

January 27, 2015 – Toronto – The Writers’ Trust of Canada has named the five finalists for the $25,000 Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing. The winner will be announced in Ottawa on March 11, 2015, at the Politics and the Pen Gala. Finalist books include an impassioned plea for the restoration of rational political … Read more