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Guidelines and Nomination Form

Nominations for the 2020 Mona Brand Award for Women Stage and Screen Writers are now open.

The Mona Brand Award  was established in 2016 to celebrate Australian women’s contribution to the screen and stage and to promote the interest of the public in their work. The Award also fosters new talent in the industry. 

The Award is presented biennially for the following two categories:

The Mona Brand Award ($30,000) for a body of outstanding work displaying broad array and which has been widely performed or screened to critical acclaim.

The Early Career Writer Award ($10,000) for a female writer who is in the early stages of her career, for  one of her  first works professionally produced or screened or broadcast between 1 July 2015 and 30 June 2020.

For information read the 2020 Mona Brand Award Guidelines


For more information contact the Senior Project Officer, Awards:

(02) 9273 1582 or (02) 9273 1605