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2017 City of Regina Writing Award
And the winner is Chelsea Coupal! Congratulations Chelsea!
Also honoured by the jury are this year’s runners-up: Iryn Tushabe and Melanie Schnell. Our heartiest congratulations to all three! Judges David Waltner-Toews and Ayesha Chatterjee selected Coupal’s winning submission from among many accomplished entries.
There will be a reception in her honour on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at Mosaic Tower at Hill Centre III, 2010—12th Ave, Regina (time to be announced). At the reception, Coupal will receive the $4,500 award and give a reading from her awarded work. Also honoured during the evening will be runners-up, Iryn Tushabe and Melanie Schnell. The event is open to the public, everyone is welcome and admission is free.
The award is sponsored by the City of Regina and administered by the Saskatchewan Writers’ Guild.