The John Byrne Award is an online exhibition and competition exploring personal and societal values.
Entries are open to people aged 16-30 and living and/or working in Scotland of single pieces of creative work in any medium – Audio, Video, Writing (including Scripts) or Imagery.
An entry should include:
- (1) A single piece of creative work (any kind of work is accepted).
- (2) A question that summarises the thinking behind the work.
- (3) A short paragraph describing why this question is important.
Monthly winners (£250) are announced on first day of every month. The annual winner (£2500) is judged by an independent judging panel. The winner will be announced at their awards ceremony in Edinburgh in February, 2020.
Deadlines: Monthly on the last day of each month for the £250 award. Annual prize deadline 31 January 2020 for the £2500 award.
Source: BBC Writersroom