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Call for Judges in the 2024 Caleb Awards

The CALEB awards are an opportunity to celebrate excellence within our Christian writing community. We invite you to help us celebrate the talent within our community by volunteering to be a judge of the 2024 Award.

CALEB Award 2023 Results

Omega Writers is excited to announce the 2023 CALEB Award results Thanks to everyone who entered this year, to all our judges and to Iola Goulton who heads up the awards. Congratulations to the Finalists and Winners.  In 2023 we gave awards in the following categories: Unpublished Adult Fiction Finalists Kate Mackereth Emily J Mauritz […]

CALEB Awards – Call for Judges


It is almost time for the 2023 CALEB Awards from Omega Writers. CALEB stands for Christian Authors Lifting Each other’s Books. The CALEB Award: Supports excellence in Australasian Christian books by encouraging and educating writers, regardless of genre. Encourages excellence in Australasian Christian books by recognising and rewarding our best writers across a range of […]

Introducing Iola Goulton

Iola Goulton is a New Zealand book reviewer, freelance editor, and writer. She holds a degree in marketing, has a background in human resource consulting, and works as a freelance editor specialising in Christian fiction. When she’s not working, Iola is usually reading or writing her next book review. Tamika: Hi Iola, I am thrilled […]

Omega Writers Presents the 2022 CALEB Award Finalists

The books and manuscripts have been read, the score sheets completed, and the totals calculated. That means it’s time to announce our finalists! I am delighted to announce the finalists in the 2022 CALEB Awards from Omega Writers: Christian Authors Lifting Each other’s Books. Published Adult Fiction The winner will receive a $300 cash prize […]

Omega Writers and the 2022 CALEB Award: Frequently Asked Questions

There is one week to go before entries close in the 2022 CALEB Awards. I’ve had several questions from entrants and potential entrants over the last few weeks, so today I’m answering all the questions. When do entries close? Entries close on Tuesday 26 April. Have you received my entry? I will be contacting all […]

Announcing CALEB Prizes for 2022

Omega Writers is delighted to be able to offer the following prizes for the CALEB Award in 2022. Published Fiction $300 cash prize and trophy Published YA Fiction $300 cash prize and trophy Published non-fiction (suitable for adult or YA market) $300 cash prize and trophy Unpublished Fiction Winner will receive editing services from Iola […]

2022 CALEB Awards

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Edit: 2022 CALEB is now closed. Thanks for your entries.   The 2022 CALEB Awards are open for entries in the following categories:   Published Adult fiction   Published nonfiction (including memoir)   Published Young Adult fiction   Unpublished Adult fiction   Unpublished nonfiction (including memoir)   Unpublished Young Adult fiction Enter the CALEB […]