Legend Press, the leading independent publisher in the UK would like to talk to you about their annual bursary prize for writers called the Luke Bitmead Bursary.
The prize was set up in honour of Luke Bitmead. His debut novel was the first novel Legend Press published but sadly, after struggling with depression, Luke committed suicide. The award has been set up by his mother in partnership with them to support and encourage the work of struggling writers, and is the UK’s biggest prize for unpublished authors.
Submissions must be adult fiction, and only completed novels will be considered. Full guidelines can be found on the website.
Closing: Submissions open 1st May until 1st August.
Prizes: A publishing contract with Legend Press and a £2,500 cash bursary.
Entry Fee: Free to enter.
Competition Page: http://www.legendtimesgroup.co.uk/legend-press/365-luke-bitmead-bursary