I am still amazed looking at all the different kinds of literary prizes and initiatives to get aspiring writers a platform an d a publication. And I am sure I only know about a few of these prizes.
One prize, new to me, is from Restless Books. This is not about travelbooks. This is a prize for first-generation residents of the United States. You will read more about it when you follow this link.
One of the three judges is the Ethiopia-born Maaza Mengiste.