As they say on their website:
"Route proposes to offer a publishing contract to the best of the new crop of writers and are looking for a novel or novella of between 30,000-80,000 words. Authors aged 18-30 who are living in Yorkshire should:
- Submit a synopsis, a sample text up to 10,000 words plus a brief biography and covering letter
- Send it by post to: Route Young Author, PO Box 167, Pontefract, WF8 4WW.
- The deadline for submissions is 31 May 2011.
Submissions will be assessed by a panel of readers and shortlisted submissions will be requested to send in the full manuscript after the closing date.
The winning entry will be offered a publishing deal and will be supported editorially to turn their manuscript into a published book."
For more details go here: http://www.route-online.com/submissions