Awards Deadline Extended for Senior Writers

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. […]

Cedric Wants You

(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 […]

Cedric Literary Awards are Expanding

VICTORIA (January 23, 2017) – Building on its BC success, the Cedric Literary Awards writing competition for unpublished writers over the age of 50 is expanding its horizon in 2017 […]

2016 Cedric Literary Award winners announced

Three mature and emerging unpublished BC writers were each presented with a $3,000 award at a special reception held Saturday at The Union Club in Victoria.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 […]

Cedric writing competition shortlist announced

VICTORIA (Sept. 19, 2016) Eleven midlife emerging BC writers have had their unpublished manuscripts recognized for the 2016 Cedric Literary Awards. More than 120 manuscripts, including two written in French, […]

Congratulations, Wendy!

Wendy Donawa received Honourable Mention in last year’s Cedric Literary Awards for her poem “Sakura, Sakura”, part of a sequence of poems entitled “The Gorge: A Cartography of Sorrows”. Wendy’s […]

Deadline May 1st for senior authors to submit work

VICTORIA (March 28, 2016) – The May 1st deadline for BC seniors’ submissions to this year’s Cedric Literary Awards is fast approaching.   Entries from unpublished authors, 50 years old […]

Cedric Literary Awards shortlist released

VICTORIA (Sept. 21 2015) – Fourteen BC writers of a certain age have made it to the short list of candidates for the inaugural 2015 Cedric Literary Awards. More than […]