- National Novel Writing Month
National Novel Writing Month is an annual novel writing project that brings together professional and amateur writers from all over the world.
"NaNoWriMo, or National Novel Writing Month, is a creative writing project originating in the United States in which each participant attempts to write a fifty-thousand-word novel in a single month. The project was started by Chris Baty in July 1999 with 21 participants, and has been held annually in November since 2000. Despite the name, the project is now international in scope. In 2005, 59,703 people participated and 9,765 were declared winners, having written 50,000 words."
Thirty days and nights of literary abandon
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- 2006 Science and Engineering Visualization Challenge - Science magazine.
Science and the National Science Foundation are pleased to announce the winners of the fourth annual Science and Engineering Visualization Challenge. The links on this page will take you to articles describing the accomplishments of the creative and gifted scientists, artists, and others who put the winning entries together, as well as an online slide presentation that showcases the competition's winners and honorable mentions. All material is freely available for all site visitors.
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- Gunbarrel Challenge mountain bike race cash prizes
The Gunbarrel Challenge is an annual, international, outback cycling adventure ride & race from Laverton, in the historic West Australian goldfields, to Uluru (Ayers Rock) in Central Australia. Ride for the adventure or race for the cash. Over AUD $38,000 in cash prize money is offered to the first three places as well as other non-cash prizes & trophies (see prizes), Total prize value is around $AUD $50,000.
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- The Age Melbourne Writers’ Festival
The Age Melbourne Writers’ Festival has grown since its inception in 1986 to become one of the most highly acclaimed events in the country’s cultural calendar. The festival is proud to develop and support writers, their work, voices, stories and ideas for the enjoyment and benefit of the citizens and guests of Australia’s cultural capital.
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