Set up by writer/comic Helen Lederer, the prize is joining forces with HarperFiction to offer a £5000 publishing contract for an unpublished author. The runner up gets a free MA course in creative writing from the University of Hertfordshire.
Unpublished women writers should send the first 5000 words of a novel plus a one-page synopsis.
- Completed novels requested by 30 March
- £10 entry fee – payable by PayPal
- Closing date: 28 February 2019
- Read more: comedywomeninprint.co.uk