Award Amount: £10,000
Number of Awards: Not Known
Deadline: 13th December 2017
Winner Announcement: late April
Deborah Rogers Foundation (DRF) is pleased to announce “DRF David Miller Bursary Award”. Applications are only open to writers who have not previously published or self-published a full-length book of their own prose writing (with the exception of a collection of poetry). The award offers work placements in publishing houses worldwide together with £10,000 to help a young agent gain international work experience.
A literary agent all her professional life, Deborah Rogers (1938-2014) set up her own agency in 1967, and twenty years later formed Rogers Coleridge & White with Gill Coleridge and Pat White. Deborah’s particular genius lay in identifying and supporting talented young people. The Deborah Rogers Foundation (DRF) has therefore been set up in her memory to continue to seek out and support emerging talent specifically by means of two biennial awards.
Learn more about this award program.
- Applicants may not be under contract to any publisher for any work or title.
- Applications are only open to writers who have not previously published or self-published a full-length book of their own prose writing (with the exception of a collection of poetry).
- Entrants must write in the English language and reside within the British Commonwealth and Eire.
Instructions for Applying:
The successes full applicant will receive an award of £10,000.
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