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Constance Rooke Creative Nonfiction Prize



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University of Victoria
P.O. Box 1700 Stn CSC

Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2
CA

Phone: 250-721-8524

The Constance Rooke Creative Nonfiction Prize is awarded to the best work submitted to the magazine’s annual contest for a genre that embraces, but is not limited to, the personal essay, memoir, narrative nonfiction, social commentary, travel writing, historical accounts, and biography, all enhanced by such elements as description, dramatic scenes, dialogue, and characterization.

The entry must be between 2,000 and 3,000 words. Only indicate title and word count on the first page (no names or addresses). Please double space your work.

No restrictions as to subject matter or approach apply. For example, the entry may be personal essay, memoir, cultural criticism, nature writing, or literary journalism.


Submission Info

Prize Info

  • First Prize: $1000

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