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The Bridge Prize National Short Story Award

The Bridge Prize celebrates short story writing by post-secondary students.

Presented by the University of Lethbridge School of Liberal Education, the Bridge Prize intends to inspire and motivate the next generation of Canadian literary artists as they embark on their professional writing careers.
Open to any student attending a Canadian college or university.

Submissions open: March 30, 2021
Submission Deadline: January 24, 2022

First prize: $7,500
Three additional finalists: $1,000
Each winning author also receives a $200 gift card courtesy of Munro’s Books.

Visit the website or download the information sheet [PDF]


Imagining Trans Justice

A Canadian Access to Justice Needs Assessment for Two Spirit, Trans, Non-Binary and Gender Non-Conforming People

Do you identify differently than the gender you were assigned at birth? Are you 12 and over? Do you live in Canada?

You can participate in a research study about Two Spirit, trans, non-binary, and gender non-conforming access to justice needs in Canada.

Those interested should fill out the survey found at

You will be compensated $50 for taking part in a focus group session or one on one interview.

This study is trans-led and community focused. For more details about the community ethics process please contact Tai Jacob, Project Manager.

In partnership with: Femmes et Égalité des genres Canada/Women and Gender Equality Canada and Carleton University, Office of Research Ethics

Learn more about the study:

 Justice Trans study recruitment poster, full text on web page

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