Thursday’s Writing Opportunities: Awards, Contests, Competitions, oh my!

 

Norman Mailer High School and College Writing Awards for Creative Nonfiction

sponsored jointly by The Norman Mailer Writers Colony

and the National Council of Teachers of English

three awards: High School, Two-Year College, & Four-Year College

Hurry! entries accepted April 1–April 29, 2010, Noon CST

details @ http://www.ncte.org/awards/student/nmwa

 

Emerging Writer Fellowships

accepting submissions for Fall 2010

writers of all genres, backgrounds, and experiences may apply

Hurry! deadline April 30, 2010

details @ https://www.writer.org/news/news.asp?id=216

 

2010 Friends of Acadia Poetry Competition

accepting nature-based poems of 30 lines or fewer

Hurry! deadline April 30, 2010

details @

http://www.friendsofacadia.org/events/poetrycompetition.shtml

 

Katherine Mansfield Society Essay Prize

submissions open to all, and the subject for 2010 is:

KATHERINE MANSFIELD AND D. H. LAWRENCE

deadline May 1, 2010

details @ http://www.katherinemansfieldsociety.org/essay-prize

 

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Song Contest

create an original version of the Ellen DeGeneres Show Theme Song

only submissions with BOTH TEXT AND VIDEOS will be eligible to win

deadline May 3, 2010

details @ http://www.piano-play-it.com/ellen-degeneres-show.html

 

The Stowe Prize

$10,000 award to recognize a United States author whose

written work makes a tangible impact on a social justice

 issue critical to contemporary society.

Self-nominations are accepted

deadline June 1, 2010

details @ http://www.harrietbeecherstowecenter.org/worxcms_published/programs.items_page208.shtml

 

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4 thoughts on “Thursday’s Writing Opportunities: Awards, Contests, Competitions, oh my!

  1. Thank you! It’s like hide and seek, LOL! They’re fun to put together, and I’m so glad to hear you enjoy them!

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