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The VALERIE PARV AWARD

This award was established in Valerie Parv's honour by Romance Writers of America, and is now run by RW Australia

Valerie Parv mentors the winner for the year of their award and nearly all previous winners are now successfully published.

The Winner of the 2017 Valerie Parv Award announced at the Romance Writers of Australia conference in Brisbane on August 12 is Joanna Nell for The Unmentionables


Each year, the winner of the VPA is mentored by Valerie during the year of their award.
They also receive $300 and the medallion shown here.
2nd prize - $200
3rd prize - $100
Every finalist also receives a critique of their entry from Valerie.

 
THE VALERIE PARV AWARD
HALL OF FAME

2017:    JOANNA NELL
2016:    CHRIS WESTON
2015:    CARLY MAIN
2014:    KARINA COLDRICK
2013:    MICHELLE SOMERS
2012:    BRONWYN SELL writing as BRYNN KELLY
2011:    MICHELLE de ROOY writing as DAKOTA HARRISON
2010:    ANNA COWAN
2009:    KYLIE SHORT writing as KYLIE GRIFFIN
2008:    ERICA HAYES writing as VIOLA CARR
2007:    BARBARA JEFFCOTT GERIS writing as BARBARA de LEO
2005-6: RACHEL ROBINSON writing as RACHEL BAILEY
2004:    BRONWYN CLARKE writing as BRONWYN PARRY
2003:    MELANIE SCOTT also writing as M. J. SCOTT
2002:    ANNE LOUISE DEBRAWSKI
2001:    KELLY STANLEY writing as KELLY HUNTER
2000:    GABRIELLE LUTHY