The Atlantic Book Awards Society is inviting nominations for the 2021 Pioneer Award. This award is designed to honour trailblazers and groundbreakers who have made a lasting contribution to the development of the literary arts in Atlantic Canada. The recipient can be from the field of publishing, writing, bookselling, literary arts organizations, etc. This year, the Pioneer Award recognizes someone from Nova Scotia.
To nominate someone for the Pioneer Award, send a brief biographical summary of the person, focusing on their career in literary arts and reasons why you feel they would be a worthy recipient of the 2021 Pioneer Award. Also include full contact information for your nominee. Send submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 9, 2021. A jury of industry professionals will evaluate the submissions and select a recipient.
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