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Calling Māori writers: share your short story

Job details

Māori Literature Trust | Te Waka Taki Kōrero
12 Apr 2021
Online, Overseas, National
Work type
Awards, grants & residencies, Call for entries
Work classification
Literature & Publishing, Toi Maori


Calling all first-time and emerging Māori writers: do you have a story inside of you waiting to be told?

Now is your chance to enter your short story into the 2021 Pikihuia Awards. Be in to win prizes and the opportunity to have your story published in a book. 

Entries close 12 April 2021.

For more information, visit



How to apply

Complete the entry form and submit your short story on the Trust's website:

Written by

Māori Literature Trust | Te Waka Taki Kōrero

22 Mar 2021

The Māori Literature Trust was established in 2000 to deliver programmes that promote and foster Māori literature and its place in the literature of the nation. Guided by our own cultural values, we seek to grow Māori writers’ skills, confidence and opportunity.