CBC/QWF Digital Writing Residencies

The call for applications for the 2021 CBC/QWF Digital Writer-in-Residence positions is now closed. The winners will be announced in early 2021.

Scroll down to see the CBC/QWF Writers-in-Residence from previous years.

The CBC/QWF digital writing residencies are open to all residents of Quebec.

Three winners will receive:

  • Dedicated time with a CBC editor to fine-tune their story for publication on cbc.ca/montreal
  • $250 as a contributor when their story is published (early 2021).
  • Annual membership to QWF or equivalent toward QWF workshop.

CBC Quebec welcomes your pitches for point-of-view essays at all times. Please email povquebec@cbc.ca for details.

Now in its sixth year, the CBC/QWF writer-in-residence program is an opportunity to give up-and-coming writers a voice on our cbc.ca/montreal website and increase their profile in the community. Past winners include Monique PolakSarah LolleyJoshua LevyEmira Tufo, and K.B Thors.

CBC/QWF writers in residence