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Please note: you may only submit to one award, with the exception that you may additionally apply for a TLC Free Read. If you apply for any other award, your submission will be discounted.


New Writing North are delighted to be working with the University of York and Saraband to offer a writer of fiction or narrative non-fiction the chance to win the NorthBound Book Award. The winning writer will receive an advance of £5000 and a contract for publication from Saraband. The writer will also have access to other developmental opportunities offered by New Writing North.


To enter this award writers should submit a full manuscript and a synopsis and answer the application questions. 

We use Submittable to accept and review our submissions.