Published Writing Awards

Published Writing Awards:

Work submitted to The Word Awards are also eligible for the following awards:

1. The $5,000 Grace Irwin Prize: Canada’s largest literary prize for Canadian writers who are Christian. Recognizes the best book published in the previous year with a $5,000 prize.

2. The Harvey/Mackey Award: Celebrates the best of Canada’s up and coming Christian journalists, recognizing and encouraging excellence in journalism from a Christian worldview.

3. The Debra Fieguth Award. Recognizes outstanding work that address social justice issues. Eligible for any Canadian writer who is Christian (or his/her publisher) published in during the previous year.