BMO Winterset Award

The Winterset Award was established by journalist and author Richard Gwyn to commemorate his late wife Sandra Fraser Gwyn, the St. John’s-born social historian and prize-winning author. The award is designed to promote excellence in all genres of writing, and is awarded annually to an outstanding literary work. Recipients of the award will receive a cash prize of $5,000.

DETAILS

Administered By
Newfoundland & Labrador Arts Council

Scope
provincial

Website
Link

Contact Us
Reg Winsor, Executive Director
PO Box 98, Station C
Newman Building
1 Springdale Street
St. John’s, NL A1C 5H5
Tel: 709.726.2212
Fax: 709.726.0619
Email

Status
Active

Awards Recipients


Year Detail Recipient
2012 Andy Jones
2009 Jessica Grant, Come, Thou Tortoise. Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2009.
2003 Joan Clark, The Word for Home. Toronto: Penguin Books Canada, 2002.