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The Write to End Violence Against Women Awards 2017

On Thursday 7th December we will celebrate the winners of this year’s Write to End Violence Against Women Awards.

There's still time to register for tickets - sign up here!

We are delighted to welcome Monica Lennon MSP, who is our sponsor for the evening as well as Minister for Social Security Jeane Freeman.

We will also be joined by the producers of On the Engender - Scotland's feminist policy podcast, produced by Engender and featuring the voices of experts from across Scotland's women's sector. They will be looking to speak to people throughout the night for future episodes - give them a listen here.

We look forward to welcoming our shortlisted writers, our 2017 panel of judges, our steering group, journalists, MSPs and members of the women’s sector.

Read the shortlisted articles here

Find out more about our 2017 panel of judges

For those of you not able to attend on the 7th, we will be tweeting about the event with the hashtag #WritetoEndVAW so please follow along! @WritetoEndVAW

2017 Write to End Violence Against Women Awards

The Garden Lobby, Scottish Parliament 2017

17:30 - 19:30

Advised arrival time: 17:00

Drinks and canapes provided on reception

Zero Tolerance is supported in the running of the Write Awards by White Ribbon Scotland, Scottish Women’s Aid, Engender, Everyday Victim Blaming, Women 50:50, Rape Crisis Scotland, Women for Independence and the Scottish Refugee Council and media partner, The Sunday Herald newspaper.

We are grateful to our 2017 sponsors, NUJ Scotland and the University of Strathclyde.

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