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  KOBZAR™ The Kobzar Literary Award - Shevchenko Foundation


Honorary Patrons

The Right Honourable
Adrienne Clarkson
The Honourable Senator
Raynell Andreychuk
Joy Kogawa
Nino Ricci


Advisors during Phase One:

Nik Burton
Coteau Books

Kitty Lewis
Brick Books

Jack Rabinovitch
Scotia Giller Prize

Antanas Sileika
Humber College School for Writers

Geoffrey Taylor
Harbourfront International Authors Festival

Nora Taylor
Charles Taylor Prize for Non Fiction
    Past Winners

Luba, Simply Luba. 2014
Flacks, Diane
Tarasiuk, Andrey
Goy, Luba
Luba, Simply Luba.
Scirocco Drama, J. Shillingford Publishing Inc., Winnipeg, Manitoba, 2013.
Under This Unbroken Sky 2012
Mitchell, Shandi
Under This Unbroken Sky.
Brick Books, 2008.
Night Work: The Sawchuk Poems 2010
Maggs, Randall
Night Work: The Sawchuk Poems.
Brick Books, 2008.
The Ladies' Lending Library 2008
Kulyk Keefer, Janice
The Ladies' Lending Library.
Harper Collins, 2007.
Lesia's Dream 2006
Co-recipients:

Laura Langston for Lesia's Dream.
Harper Collins, 2003.
Strike: The Musical Danny Schur for
Strike: The Musical.

    Key Dates
January 15, 2017
Deadline for submissions for awarding in March 2018


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Call for Submissions

Kobzar $25,000 Literary Award is awarded biennially to Canadian authors whose narratives develop a Ukrainian Canadian theme with literary merit. Shortlisted authors receive $1,500.

Submission deadline January 15, 2017 for award announced in March 2018.

Works may be submitted by authors, literary agents and publishers.

For submission terms,
click here.
 
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