Submissions must be published in the prior year so books published in are eligible for the award. Deadline: Annual submission window is September 1 through December Marfield Prize a. Deadline: Annually in the last quarter of the year; the deadline has not yet been announced. If you have questions, reach out to to Briones, Chair of the Marfield Prize , at itobriones gmail. Submissions may be adult or YA novels. Deadline: Annually on December 1. Deadline: Annually at the end of the year; deadline has not yet been announced.
Eligible topics are broad so long as they have a relation to medicine, and may include art, history, literature, education and more.
Deadline: Annually; April 15, is the most current deadline. Deadline: June 30, Deadline: Annually in the last quarter of the year. The deadline for awards was January 11; the deadline for awards has not yet been announced.
ServiceScape Short Story Award ServiceScape, a platform matching freelance writers, editors, and graphic designers with clients i. The winner will also have their story featured on the ServiceScape blog, which sees thousands of readers each month. Deadline: November 29, Works must not have been published elsewhere.
Award winners are required to submit a word biography, recent photo and a short note thanking the Woods family for their generosity and support. Why or why not? Write the World For young writers ages , these cool contests also serve as mini workshops. Deadline: Monthly. Prose offers weekly challenges meant to spark your creativity; many are just for fun, but look for the weekly numbered challenges posted by Prose rather than community members or sponsors for a chance to win money.
Deadline: Weekly. Poetry contests Curious about opportunities for poets? Your stanzas — rhyming or not — could be worth a fair amount of money in these competitions. Original board and picture books for children aged are eligible, provided they feature contemporary African American characters and culture and focus on character development, self esteem, community, and other aspects of positive childhood development.
In addition, copies of her book are distributed to approximately 1, members of the Academy of American Poets. Science fiction? Could you be another Margaret Atwood or Ray Bradbury? Kennedy portrayed eight U. You can continue the tradition of Profiles In Courage by writing an essay on an act of political courage by a U. To apply, contact Jeanne Sturges jsturges sprise. Started a play? Q11 Can I submit my essay via email?
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Please use the same account to submit multiple essays online. Q14 Can I submit my essay in my native language? A14 Essays are accepted in English, French, Spanish, German or Japanese only, since these are the only languages the contest organizers and judges can read. However, we can accept essays written in other languages, if they are accompanied by translations in one of the accepted languages.
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Novels, novellas, and collections of short stories are all eligible.