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A New Award For A New Zealand Writer Of Fiction - $5,000

Friday, 17 May 2024, 11:49 am | New Zealand Society of Authors

The New Zealand Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi o Aotearoa(PEN NZ Inc) are proud to announce the launch of this new award which supports the completion and/or publication of new fiction by mid-career fiction writers from New Zealand. The NZSA ... More >>

CLNZ NZSA Research Grants 2024 OPENS: Applications Open For Cash Grants To Support NZ Writers

Friday, 10 May 2024, 2:12 pm | New Zealand Society of Authors

Four grants valued at $5,000 each are available to New Zealand writers. More >>

NZSA Mentor Programme 2024 - Open For Applications

Friday, 1 December 2023, 10:17 am | New Zealand Society of Authors

For Writers! Apply now to be mentored by an established writer, poet, playwright. The NZ Society of Authors Mentor programme 2024 seeks applications from writers looking for professional development, a safe space to discuss their work, intellectual community, ... More >>

CLNZ NZSA Writers' Award 2023 Recipient

Friday, 6 October 2023, 11:33 am | New Zealand Society of Authors

Tom Doig has been awarded the 2023 Copyright Licensing New Zealand (CLNZ) and The New Zealand Society of Authors (NZSA) Te Puni Kaituhi O Aotearoa (PEN NZ) inc, $25,000 Writers’ Award for his project, with the working title We Are All Preppers Now: ... More >>

A Unique One-day Conference Is Launched For Writers In The Waikato

Thursday, 21 September 2023, 10:58 am | New Zealand Society of Authors

An exciting day of professional development for authors is coming to Hamilton on Sunday October 15 . Brought to you by the New Zealand Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi O Aotearoa (PEN NZ Inc), this one-day conference offers workshops, masterclasses, ... More >>

Four Cash Grants Awarded To Support Local Writers

Wednesday, 30 August 2023, 10:02 am | New Zealand Society of Authors

The 2023 Copyright Licensing New Zealand and New Zealand Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi O Aotearoa (PEN NZ Inc) Research Grants have been awarded to four writers in Aotearoa. The $5,000 grants support local writers who wish to undertake research ... More >>

New Stories By Talented Writers Awarded 2023 NZSA Assessments

Friday, 28 July 2023, 1:04 pm | New Zealand Society of Authors

The New Zealand Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi O Aotearoa (PEN NZ) Inc announce the writers who will receive manuscript guidance through this year's CompleteMS programme. Compelling manuscripts crafted by thirteen talented writers, have been chosen to ... More >>

Tina Shaw's 'A House Built On Sand' Wins 2023 Michael Gifkins Prize

Saturday, 22 July 2023, 11:27 am | New Zealand Society of Authors

Tina Shaw has been named the winner of the 2023 Michael Gifkins Prize for her manuscript A House Built on Sand . Shaw wins a publishing contract with Text and a NZ$10,000 advance against royalties. The prize is awarded annually to an unpublished manuscript ... More >>

$25,000 Writers' Award OPENS

Thursday, 1 June 2023, 11:23 am | New Zealand Society of Authors

The CLNZ | NZSA Writers' Award of $25,000 is one of the highest non-fiction prizes in New Zealand literature, and is now open for applications. He $25,000 te nui o te Karāti Kaituhi o te CLNZ me te NZSA, te karāti mātua mo ngā pakimaero-pono ... More >>

Four Talented Secondary School Students Awarded NZSA Youth Mentorships In 2023

Friday, 19 May 2023, 1:48 pm | New Zealand Society of Authors

These young writers will hone their writing skills and develop their craft through the year as part of this programme and we congratulate them on their success. 2023 Youth Mentorships awarded to: Yiyang Cao (Macleans College, Auckland) Callum Love ... More >>

NZSA Youth Mentorship Programme 2023 Seeks Emerging Young Writers

Thursday, 9 February 2023, 11:07 am | New Zealand Society of Authors

Four secondary school students will each have the opportunity to be mentored by one of New Zealand’s best professional authors in order to develop their craft and hone their writing skills. The NZSA Youth Mentorship Programme offers aspiring ... More >>

$25,000 CLNZ/NZSA Writers' Award Awarded To Ōtepoti Writer And Poet

Friday, 9 September 2022, 11:31 am | New Zealand Society of Authors

Iona Winter has been awarded the 2022 Copyright Licensing New Zealand and New Zealand Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi O Aotearoa (PEN NZ Inc) $25,000 Writers’ Award for her creative non-fiction project, 'A counter of moons' . (Warning: this article ... More >>

Four Cash Grants Awarded To Support Local Writers

Friday, 26 August 2022, 11:33 am | New Zealand Society of Authors

The 2022 Copyright Licensing New Zealand and New Zealand Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi O Aotearoa (PEN NZ Inc) Research Grants have been awarded to four writers in Aotearoa. The $5,000 grants support local writers who wish to undertake research ... More >>

NZSA Regional Roadshow Taranaki

Tuesday, 23 August 2022, 11:00 am | New Zealand Society of Authors

The New Zealand Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi O Aotearoa are on the road to Taranaki on Saturday 10 September 2022. Here at NZSA, we are keen to get writers back connecting with each other, sharing experiences, and learning to fine-tune their ... More >>

New Stories By Talented Writers Awarded 2022 NZSA Assessments

Friday, 15 July 2022, 3:15 pm | New Zealand Society of Authors

The New Zealand Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi O Aotearoa (PEN NZ) Inc announce the writers who will receive manuscript guidance through this year's CompleteMS programme. Compelling manuscripts crafted by thirteen talented writers, have been chosen to ... More >>

Applications Are Open For The NZSA Heritage Book Awards 2022

Wednesday, 1 June 2022, 10:20 am | New Zealand Society of Authors

The NZSA Heritage Book Awards are proudly bought to you by the New Zealand Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi o Aotearoa (NZSA) and celebrate New Zealand writers who have published work in the previous year to the opening date of the awards. First ... More >>

Four Talented Secondary School Students Awarded Mentorships As Part Of Youth Mentorship Programme

Friday, 20 May 2022, 1:59 pm | New Zealand Society of Authors

  These young writers will hone their writing skills and develop their craft through the year as part of this programme and we congratulate them on their success. 2022 Youth Mentorships awarded to: Shima Jack (Logan Park High School) Eloise ... More >>

Shortlist For The 2022 Michael Gifkins Prize

Friday, 13 May 2022, 4:31 pm | New Zealand Society of Authors

Text Publishing and the New Zealand Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi O Aotearoa (PEN NZ Inc) are thrilled to announce the shortlist for the 2022 Michael Gifkins Prize for an Unpublished Novel. The author of the winning manuscript will receive ... More >>

Applications Open For Cash Grants To Support NZ Writers

Wednesday, 11 May 2022, 10:01 am | New Zealand Society of Authors

  Applications are now open for the CLNZ | NZSA Research Grants to help you research for your fiction or non-fiction writing project. Kua tuwhera ināianei ngā tono mō ngā Karāti Rangahau o te CLNZ | NZSA hei āwhina atu māu e rangahau ... More >>

NZSA Youth Mentorship Programme 2022 Seeks Emerging Young Writers

Wednesday, 9 February 2022, 10:08 am | New Zealand Society of Authors

Four secondary school students will each have the opportunity to be mentored by one of New Zealand’s best professional authors in order to develop their craft and hone their writing skills. The NZSA Youth Mentorship Programme offers aspiring ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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