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Awards of Excellence Award for Best Unpublished Crime Manuscript

 SUBMISSION RULES FOR UNPUBLISHED CATEGORY

DEADLINE 15 OCTOBER 2020


SUBMISSIONS ARE OPEN
for the CWC Awards of Excellence

SUBMISSION RULES FOR PUBLISHED CATEGORIES

New this year: The Howard Engel Award, for Best Crime Novel Set in Canada, sponsored by the Engel Family with a $500 prize.

Howard Engel was one of the founders of Crime Writers of Canada, a prolific author, former CBC producer, and the inaugural recipient of the CWC Grand Master Award.

DEADLINE FOR PUBLISHER CATEGORIES: 15 DECEMBER 2020

 

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Crime Writers of Canada is committed to fostering and promoting diversity, inclusivity, accessibility, and equity within its membership and the larger Canadian crime publishing community.

 

We define diversity to include people of different backgrounds, ages, abilities, body shapes, racialized identities, cultures, nationalities, gender identities and expressions, sexual orientations, beliefs, religions, socio-economic statuses, and more.

 

We firmly believe that our strength and success is built on promoting a wide range of voices and experiences within the scope of our mandate as a professional organization.

 


 
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