Calgary Arts Development’s classified listing is a free service for Calgary’s arts community. All content for the classifieds is user-submitted. Calgary Arts Development makes no endorsement to any agency, organization, corporation or individual who submits listings. We trust our readers to use their own judgement when responding to ads. Calgary Arts Development believes that artists should be paid for their work. For job postings and open calls, please share salary ranges or payment. Please note that ads for jobs outside of Calgary and area may not be posted. Announcements April 12, 2023 Brenda Strathern Writing Prize Online Applications Open This award is for unpublished writers over 40 years old working on the completion and publication of their first book of fiction. Please share this message with your community and with any applicants that may be eligible. Conditions: Applicant must be a continuing resident of Calgary and area (at the date of application lived in Calgary for at least 12 months); at least forty years old; and working on the completion and publication of their first book of fiction. Submit only one piece of complete fiction or an excerpt of a longer piece. Submit no more, no less than 10-20 pages of your work typed, double spaced. Only one submission per applicant; number the pages, but do not identify yourself on your manuscript. Works that have been accepted by a publisher will not be considered. Applicant must be a continuing resident of Calgary and area (at date of application lived in Calgary for at least 12 months); at least forty years old; and an unpublished fiction writer. There is one awarded valued at $5,000. The deadline to apply is May 30, 2023 at midnight. Eligible applicants are encouraged to access award information directly at calgaryfoundation.org. To access the awards online portal, select Apply Now under the award listing on the awards webpage. If there are any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. If you promote this award on your social media accounts, please tag @CalgaryFoundation on Facebook and @CalgFoundation on Twitter and Instagram.