The Texas Book Festival and the Division of Diversity and Community Engagement provide accommodations for the first place winners and their family for one night.
You may only enter one short fiction division.
Judges will look for excellence in use of dialogue, imagery, character development, setting, plot, conflict, and resolution.
The deadline for entries to be emailed as attachments to writingcontest @ geekpartnership.Back to top 2017 writing contest image baby boy christening giveaways winners Graphic Novel : Yap Yingtong and Shin Jiyeon for 500 Light Years to You Open Division : Ben Clement for Whats Needed Poetry : Pat Harrigan for Things Your Child Was Not Meant To Know Scott Imes Award :.Open to writers of any age.The general winner of the Open Division will receive a 75 m gift certificate.The Graphic Novel (Comics) Division winner will receive a 50 m gift certificate.For over two decades, Scott Imes worked.Division winners from the previous year are not eligible to win in the same division the following year but are allowed to enter a different division.Paper entries must be black and white on A4 paper and limited to 10 pages or less.
Middle and high school Texas students are invited to submit a piece of original fiction, no more than 2,000 words in length.
All entries remain the intellectual property of the writers, although by entering this contest the writer gives GPS limited rights to share a winning entry.
Open to writers 14-16 years of age as of May 1, 2018.About: Hosted by the Texas Book Festival and the.This year the theme was.Writers Digests Self-Published eBook Awards is not currently accepting entries.There will be TWO (2) winners chosen from this category.Finalists and semi-finalists in grades 9-12 also receive an invitation to a writing workshop at the Texas Book Festival hosted.