A $10,000 prize awarded to a Canadian writer for the best first collection of short ficton in English. Established in 2004, the Danuta Gleed Literary Award was initiated by John Gleed in honour of his late wife to "promote and celebrate the genre of short fiction, which she loved" ( This award also has second and third prizes of $500 each.
2006Charlotte GillLadykiller Fiction
2010Sarah RobertsWax BoatsFiction