fiction, nonfiction, & poetry contest: New Millennium
- The deadline in our Fall-WinterContest has been extended once only to
Jan. 31, 2007.
Enter as often as you like at www.writingawards.com or by
U.S. Mail or Other Carrier. Guidelines Follow.
Awards & Contests
$4,000 in Prizes, plus publication in NMW and on the Web
$1,000 for best Story; $1,000 for best Poem; $1,000 best Nonfiction
(Nonfiction includes humor, memoir, creative
nonfiction, travel, opinion, essay, interview, features, investigative
Plus, $1,000 for best Short Short Fiction (1,000-word limit)
Winners of NMW Awards
are showcased along with interviews, profiles and tributes
to famous writers such as J. D. Salinger, Julia Glass, Shel
Hosseini (The Kite-Runner), George Garrett, Ken Kesey, John Updike, Lee
Smith, Cormac McCarthy, Lucille Clifton, Shelby Foote, Paul West,
Sharyn McCrumb, William Kennedy, Faulkner, Hemingway, Dickinson,
Keats, Percy, Warren and many others. Also, prize-winning stories,
& articles, humor, graphic arts & writing advice. 200 pages
To Enter, follow these
Guidelines, or enter on-line at www.writingawards.com.
1. No restrictions as to
style, content or number of submissions. Enter as often as you
2. Winners and selected
finalists published in our 2008-09
on-line at www.writingawards.com.
3. Send between now and
midnight of Jan. 31,
4. Simultaneous &
multiple submissions welcome.
5. Each fiction or
nonfiction piece is counted as a separate entry, and should total no
6,000 words except Short-Short Fiction (no more than 1,000 words).
6. Each poetry entry may
include up to three poems, not to exceed five pages total per entry.
7. Include name, phone,
address, email & category on cover page or page 1.
8. Manuscripts not
returned. Include email address or SASE for list of winners.
9. Include $17 check
payable to NMW with each submission.
10. Send to: “NMW” Room
EM, PO Box 2463, Knoxville, TN, 37901.
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