Submission Rules

Submission Rules


We have online forms available 1 September.

 You can use the online form even if you choose to pay by cheque.
We can only accept Canadian funds.

Crime Writers of Canada – Awards
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2021 Awards Submission Rules

Submissions Open 1 September, 2020

 

2021 Submission Rules for the Awards for works published in 2020

ERRATA: Best Novella length is 8,001-49,999 words. The rules and form have now been updated.

Awards entry form- Online Payment (For entering and paying online.)

Awards entry form - Mail-In Payment (For entering online but paying by cheque.)

Printable entry form (For those who prefer printed forms, and are paying by cheque.)

Les prix Arthur Ellis appel de soumission

 

2021 Submission Rules for The Award for Best Unpublished Manuscript

Online entry form - Online and Mail-In Payment (For entering online with the choice of online payment or cheque.)

Printable entry form for inpublished category. (For those who prefer printed forms, and are paying by cheque.)

Style Guide (Contains formatting rules.)

 

All cheques and money orders must be in Canadian funds, payable to:

Crime Writers of Canada

Crime Writers of Canada – Awards
716 Thicket Way
Ottawa ON
K4A 3B5

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