The John V. Hicks Long Manuscript Awards recognize excellence in unpublished book-length manuscripts of poetry, fiction, drama, and non-fiction by Saskatchewan authors.

The Short Manuscript Awards recognize literary excellence in unpublished short works of poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and children's literature by Saskatchewan authors.

City of Regina Writing Award provides $4,000 to a Regina writer to reward merit in writing and enable a writer to work on a specific writing project. The Award is funded by the City of Regina Arts Commission and is administered by the SWG.

The SWG also administers several scholarships to help with the professional development of Saskatchewan writers.

To find out what type of financial assistance SWG FOUNDATION INC. may offer, please visit their website at: skwriter.com/programs.asp