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NCSW Literary Award 2018 for Young Women Writers

Jan 12, 2018

No.9(3) 2018-NCSW

Government of Pakistan

National Commission on the Status of Women

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NCSW Literary Award 2018 for Young Women Writers

 

Call for submissions

National Commission on the Status of Women is pleased to announce its first NCSW Literary Award 2018. The purpose of the Award is to encourage Pakistani women writers promoting women’s rights through their creative writings. Two Awards will be given to the best submissions, one in Urdu Language and the other one in a provincial language of Pakistan. Decision for the Award will be made by a Selection Committee appointed by NCSW. Decision of the Committee will be final. Winners will get a monetary prize and their work will be published by NCSW

Women writers across Pakistan are invited to submit works of fiction in the form of:

  • Collection of short stories
  • Novel

Eligibility Criteria

  1. Pakistani woman up to 35 years of age.
  2. Only unpublished original work will be accepted.

Interested women should send 4 sets of writing by 8th March, 2018  at the address given below:

 

Rehana Wagha, Research and Policy Wing

 2nd Floor, Huma Plaza

21 East Fazal -e -Haq Road

Blue Area , Islamabad

Late submissions will not be accepted.                                      

   Shahid Iqbal Khan

                                                                                                      Director Admin

                                                                                                      NCSW

 


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