The Cedric Literary Awards
Changing the landscape of literary awards by providing a unique platform to recognize and reward unpublished English and French-speaking authors of fiction, creative non-fiction and poetry, and First Nations writers over the age of 50.
Launched in 2014 under the proud sponsorship of Betterthan50 ® the awards program is a first-of-its-kind in Canada, and in its inaugural year (2015) captured the interest of writers, publishers, and organizations that support and promote authors across the country.
Four previously unpublished BC writers over the age of 50 will each receive a prize valued at $3,000 as category winners of the 2017 Cedric Literary Awards. The winning […]
VICTORIA (April 7, 2017) – Senior writers from BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan and the Yukon are getting an extra month to submit their work to the third annual Cedric Literary Awards. […]
(The Cedric Literary Awards is pleased to re-post this article by Ken Bolton. Ken Bolton is the former Co-Editor for What’s Up Yukon. Ken is a passionate, hardworking, and dedicated freelance writer […]