The Society sponsors the Abbie Clancy Award, named after Abigail Mary Clancy (1898-1984), one of the founders of the Society of Women Writers and a prominent early 20th-century journalist.

This bursary of $1,000 is awarded annually and is open to female honours and post-graduate students attending universities in New South Wales....

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In conjunction with other state branches of the Society of Women Writers, this award is conferred every two years upon an Australian woman writer who, by her own written work, has made a distinguished and long-term contribution to Australian literature.

The Alice is a prestigious award for any author as it...

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The next SWW Book Awards for Members of the Society of Women Writers NSW will now be held in 2018, for books published between 1 July 2016 and 30 June 2018.

Every second year, members are invited to submit books published over the previous two years. Separate awards are given for...

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The Society of Women Writers is offering a UK Residency to a female writer.

This residency has been generously donated by our Patron, Professor Di Yerbury.

The residency will be located in the beautiful North Devon town of Barnstaple. As a major tourist centre, it has excellent public transport and...

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