The 2018 CODE Burt Award is now open for submission. The submissions at a national level are open for Kenya, Ethiopia, Ghana, and Tanzania. Submissions should target young adults.
This year the award is accepting both published and non-published works; novels, short story collections, graphic novels and selected nonfiction.
Submissions are only open for citizens of each of the four countries but can only be entered by publishers. Submissions close on 31st March 2018. For more information, check the CODE website.