Emerging Writer

Emerging Writer Finalists

This award is granted to an individual whose early work in magazines shows the highest degree of craft and promise and is open to current post-secondary students, recent grads or interns with up to three years’ professional experience.

Charting a New Course for Sex Ed

New Trail

Kate Black, writer


First Class Citizens

The Yards

Lizzie Derksen


From the Ground Up

Avenue Calgary

Sarah Comber


Grey Gardens

The Yards

Celia Shea


Small is Big

The Yards

Nikki Wiart


Taking Names

Glass Buffalo

Chris Cassis


Tech Support

The Yards

Kalyna Hennig


Those Who Love the World and Their Animals Madly

Glass Buffalo

Kevin Holowack