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Changing the landscape of literary awards by providing a unique platform to recognize and reward unpublished English and French-speaking authors of fiction, creative non-fiction and poetry, and First Nations writers over the age of 50.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.
(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 […]
VICTORIA (January 23, 2017) – Building on its BC success, the Cedric Literary Awards writing competition for unpublished writers over the age of 50 is expanding its horizon in 2017 […]
Three mature and emerging unpublished BC writers were each presented with a $3,000 award at a special reception held Saturday at The Union Club in Victoria. The winners of the […]