A mentorship opportunity for high school fiction writers.
Next Application Period: JANUARY 2022
The Rising Voices Collective opens new calls for submissions twice a year. Novelly may also reach out to writers directly if they have been identified as meeting the standards for the Collective. While applications are closed, Novelly also hosts a free group for writers in our app's community. By joining, you can receive assistance with your application, have peers and current members of the Rising Voices Collective give you feedback on your work, and receive weekly writing tips and inspiration!
Novelly defines a writer-advocate as someone who is committed to starting courageous conversations through the power of their storytelling. Writer-advocates at Novelly are young people who are passionate about using their talent and skill for writing and storytelling in order to make a marked difference in the way we view, discuss, and understand identity-based social issues such as race, gender, and sexuality. Writer-advocates believe that we can promote change through the stories we share.
By joining the Rising Voices Collective, you will:
Any student between 15-18 years old is welcome to apply to the Rising Voices Collective during our open call submission windows.
Writers who have been identified and accepted to begin the Rising Voices Collective programming will be contacted directly.