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    ALABAMA WRITERS CONCLAVE 2008 WRITING COMPETITION GUIDELINES http://alabamawritersconclave.org/contests.html WINNERS TO BE ANNOUNCED AT THE FOUR POINTS
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      ALABAMA WRITERS' CONCLAVE 2008
      WRITING COMPETITION GUIDELINES
      http://alabamawritersconclave.org/contests.html

      WINNERS TO BE ANNOUNCED AT THE FOUR POINTS
      SHERATON CAPSTONE IN TUSCALOOSA, JULY 20, 2008.

      Multiple entries accepted, but you may win only
      one prize per category. Entries must be original,
      unpublished, and may not have won a money prize
      in any contest. Sitting AWC voting Board Members
      not eligible. Deadline is April 30, 2008
      (postmark).

      Send one copy on standard white paper in standard
      font to Marian Lewis, AWC Contest Chair, 250
      Hartside Rd., Owens Cross Roads, AL 35763. Put
      title and category on manuscript but no author
      identification. Enclose a separate cover sheet
      with title, category, author name, address,
      e-mail. Please provide a separate cover sheet for
      each entry.

      Entry Fees:

      $3.00 per entry for AWC members, $5.00 per entry
      for non-members for all contests EXCEPT First
      Chapter of Novel.

      Please note: $8.00 for members, $10.00 for
      nonmembers for First Chapter of Novel contest.

      Checks must be written to Alabama Writers'
      Conclave. (Membership and conference fees must be
      submitted separately to Treasurer.)

      Prizes In Each Category:

      First - $100 Second - $75 Third - $50 Fourth -
      $25 Up to 4 Honorable Mentions.

      Writing Competition Categories:

      Fiction - maximum 2500 words.

      Short Fiction - maximum 1000 words.

      Juvenile Fiction (stories for ages 4-12) -
      maximum 2500 words. MUST LIST GENRE AND TARGETED
      AGE GROUP (i.e. picture book, 3 & up).

      Nonfiction - maximum 2500 words (PLEASE SPECIFY
      IF WRITTEN FOR ADULT OR CHILDREN'S MARKET).

      Traditional Poem (any "form" poem, i.e.
      villanelle, sonnet, sestina) - maximum 40 lines.

      Free Verse Poem - maximum 60 lines.

      Humor (fiction, nonfiction, or poetry) - maximum
      2000 words or 50 lines (for poems).

      First Chapter of Novel - up to 10 double-spaced
      pages, first chapter ONLY.


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