Below is a list of the awards Amanda has won or been shortlisted for, along with a list of the special programmes she has been selected for.
Awards and Shortlistings
2023 – Winner – Scribe Award for Best Short Fiction (All Genres and Ages) for Reconsecration.
2022 – Winner – Scribe Award for Best Original Novel – General for Pandemic: Patient Zero.
2021 – Finalist – Premier’s Book Awards, 2020 Western Australian Writer’s Fellowship.
2021 – Winner – Tin Duck Award for Best Long Written Work for The Sensation (Salvation #2).
2020 – Finalist – AACTA Regional Landscapes Pitch for The Artisan feature film.
2019 – Finalist – Ditmar Award for Best Novel for The Subjugate (Salvation #1).
2019 – Winner – Tin Duck Award for Best Long Written Work for The Subjugate (Salvation #1).
2018 – Finalist – Tin Duck Award for Best Long Written Work for The Time of The Stripes.
2015 – Finalist – Aurealis Award for Best Science Fiction Novel for Aurora: Meridian (Aurora #3).
2023 – Selected to attend MIFF Post Script & Direct by MIFF and Screenwest.
2022 – Selected for First Break WA – run by the Australian Writers Guild, supported by Screenwest.
2019 – Feature Film Bootcamp – run by Screenwest, Screenwriters WA and the Pinnacles Screen Collective.