The Journal of New Zealand Literature hosts an annual prize for new work in New Zealand Literary Studies.
The Prize is open to graduate students and to emerging researchers who have completed their PhDs within the last three years.
There is a cash prize.
The winning essay will be published in JNZL 33 (2015).
The Prize is open internationally.
Entries will be judged anonymously by majority decision of the JNZL International Advisory Board.
The judging panel reserves the right not to award the Prize in any given year.
Entries should be around 5000 words and in MHRA style. Please enclose a brief CV indicating your eligibility for the Prize.