Northern Writers’ Awards 2025 Launch Roadshow

Event information

Where: Online

Date: Tuesday 26 November

Time: 7-8pm

Cost: Free

Type: Northern Writers' Awards


We are proud to host an online roadshow to launch the Northern Writers’ Awards 2025. Join us online where a panel of writers and industry professionals will offer insight advice for emerging writers considering applying for the awards.

The Northern Writers’ Awards are the largest writing development programme of their kind in England. They are free to enter, with support, mentoring, placements, publication, and cash awards on offer to new and established writers. Submissions open throughout the year, with awards for poetry, fiction, children’s and YA fiction, narrative non-fiction, short stories and writing for television. They are produced by New Writing North and supported by Northumbria University, Arts Council England, and a range of partners.

The Hachette Children’s Novel Awards open from 22 October 2024 – 31 January 2025. The flagship Northern Writers’ Awards open from 26 November 2025 – 6 February 2025, with a wide range of awards available. Find out more.