Awards and Grants

 

july 2018: creative victoria vicarts grant 2018 to develop my creative non-fiction manuscript, homesickness. thank you creative victoria

 

april 2018Neilma Sidney Literary Travel Fund grant for a research trip to Jervis Bay, New South Wales, and a WRITING residency at Bundanon. Thank you to Writers Victoria and the Myer Foundation

 

2018 bundanon trust artist-in-residence, NEW SOUTH WALES

2017 HARDCOPY NON-FICTION PROGRAM (ACT WRITERS CENTRE)

Shortlisted

2017 fish publishing prize (IRELAND)

awarded

2016 Varuna writing retreat fellowship

shortlisted

2015 bridport short story prize (UK)

shortlisted

2014 commonwealth short story prize

One of five writers shortlisted from the Oceania Region

Awarded

2013 Grace Marion Wilson Emerging Writers Fellowship

longlisted

2013/14 fish publishing prize (Ireland)

special commendation

2012 D.J. O'Hearn memorial fellowship for emerging writers, Australian Centre Literary Awards, University of Melbourne