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WNSF Unpublished Novel prize opens for submissions

The Wilbur and Niso Smith Foundation Adventure Writing Prize for Best Unpublished Manuscript is now open for entries

Have you ever tried your hand at writing a novel? Do you have a manuscript ready to be sent out into the world? Submissions to the Wilbur Smith Adventure Writing Prize are currently open for entries in the Best Published Novel and Best Unpublished Manuscript categories.

The Prize accepts both unpublished and self-published adventure manuscripts. Those shortlisted will receive support from the Foundation’s literary consultant and the winner is in with a chance of a publishing deal with Wilbur’s publisher at Bonnier Books UK. Entries are accepted from writers of any nationality, writing in English.

Please see the Foundation’s website for the submission criteria, definition of adventure, and full T&Cs. Don’t delay, the deadline is 2nd March 2020.

Click here to submit your manuscript