Thursday, March 27, 2008

Another Writing Contest: Attention All Writers

Announcing the Second Annual Next Great Writers Competition!

A new call for manuscripts---here's the details:

  • Writers should submit manuscripts of fiction or nonfiction prose (up to 12 double-spaced pages) or poetry (up to 5 poems).
  • There is a $10 fee per entry, payable to the Carnegie Center.
  • Entries should include a cover sheet complete with writer’s name, address, e-mail address, and phone number; names should NOT appear on the manuscript itself.
  • Deadline for submitting an entry is SATURDAY, MAY 17. Entries must be postmarked or received by that date.
  • Winning authors and those selected to read will be notified by June 1.
  • The Carnegie Center’s Next Great Writers Reading will take place Friday, June 20 at 7:30 pm.
  • The cash prize is $150 for first place and $100 for second.
  • Up to 12 writers will be invited to read.

Send entries to:
The Next Great Writers Competition

The Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning

251 West Second Street

Lexington, KY 40507

Happy Writing and Good Luck!



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