This contest rewards the best texts in two categories, poetry and short story, and in both English and French.
A professional jury selects three finalists in each category and in each language.
Submitted texts are evaluated according to the following criteria:
Originality and creativity
Style and vocabulary
Organization of ideas
Effective use of language
The twelve finalists will be highlighted on our social media platforms as well as on our website. Prizes will be awarded during Prelude, a showcase exclusively dedicated to emerging writers in New Brunswick.
Each prize comes with a bursary:
1st prize: $ 250
2nd prize: $ 150
3rd prize: $ 100