Awards and competitions

The State Library of Queensland proudly hosts a number of awards and competitions, some open to all Queenslanders and some to specific client groups.

Hot & BotheredHot & Bothered
Hot & Bothered – Save Modern Queensland invited you to submit a 3-minute film on a mid-century modern building in Queensland that you love. Winners announced!

Poetry Slam performerPoetry Slam
The Queensland section of the Australian Poetry Slam is hosted by the State Library. Workshops and heats are run throughout Queensland in July and August, with the final in September. The winner is flown to Sydney for the National Poetry Slam final.

Queensland Literary AwardsQueensland Literary Awards
Find out about the Queensland Literary Awards.

JOL fellowshipQueensland Memory Awards
The Queensland Memory Awards are given annually by the Library Board of Queensland to recognise the achievement of excellence in library research and the contribution of new knowledge to Queensland’s history. Supported by the Queensland Library Foundation.

black&writeblack&write!
The black&write! Indigenous Writing and Editing Project consists of an annual Indigenous Writing Fellowship competition and Indigenous Editing Internships.

Young Writers Award 2014Young Writers Award
SLQ's annual Young Writers Award of $2,000 is open to Queenslanders aged 18 to 25.

Business Leaders Hall of FameQueensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame
The Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame recognises the outstanding achievements of businesses and business leaders that have contributed to Queensland’s economy, reputation and innovations.

Siganto Foundation artists books series Siganto Foundation Artists' Books Fellowships
The Australian Library of Art at SLQ offered two Siganto Foundation Artists' Books Fellowships for 2014, thanks to the generosity of the Foundation. Winners have been announced. Application forms for 2015 available in January.


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