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Commonwealth Short Story Prize Partners

Posted on 11/09/2014
By Commonwealth Foundation

We work with a combination of funding and other partners to deliver the Commonwealth Short Story Prize.

sigrid rausing trust
The 2015 Commonwealth Short Story Prize is part funded by the Sigrid Rausing Trust.

Logo, Granta Commonwealth Writers partners with the literary magazine Granta to give winners of the Commonwealth Short Story Prize the opportunity to be edited and published by Granta online.

"Prizes like The Commonwealth Short Story are essential for introducing readers to emerging voices; we’re proud to be one of the first to publish these new talents."
Sigrid Rausing, Editor, Granta.

Logo, Hay FestivalIn 2014 Commonwealth Writers began an association with the London-based literary and media agency Blake Friedmann, which continues to work with selected writers identified through the Prize.

HayFestival-Black-470x68 As part of our continuing global partnership with Hay Festival, the Overall  Winners of the 2012 and 2013 Commonwealth Short Story Prize were announced at Hay, UK.

DUNDURN 2013We are working with Canadian Publisher Dundurn on a anthology of shortlisted entries to the Commonwealth Short Story Prize, to be published April 2015.