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The black&write! Writing Fellowships are offered annually to two Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander writers. The fellowships include a prize of $10,000, editorial development and the opportunity to publish with Hachette Australia.
The winners will be announced online on Tuesday 19 May 2020 at 12pm. Check the website and follow black&write! on Facebook and State Library on Twitter to be the first to see who's won.
State Library's black&write! project is supported by the Copyright Agency Cultural Fund, The Lionel & Yvonne Spencer Trust and the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body. We are proud to work with Hachette Australia as the publishing partner for black&write! Writing Fellowships.