Format: WebpageThe image displays the words Returning the Gift in a half circle around a feather.

Description: This site for the Returning the Gift Literary Festival (RTG), a conference created by Indigenous writers, includes a list of all the past winners of the Native Writers Circle of the Americas three awards for Indigenous authors: a Lifetime Achievement Award, First Book Award in Poetry, and a First Book Award in Prose. The webpages for these awards are listed at the top of the website under the ‘NWCA’ drop down menu. These awards are created and presented by Native Americans to Native American writers from North and South America. 


Citation: Returning the Gift Literary Festival. (n.d.). Native Writers’ Circle of the Americas Awards. Retrieved from