Closing DateJul 15, 2020
PrizeTop prizes of $250 - $2,000
This literary prize was established in honour of award-winning author, William Faulkner. It is dedicated to celebrating emerging writers.
There are five categories:
- Novel – $2,000 top prize – Enter by 15th July.
- One Act Play – $600 top prize – Enter by 31st July.
- Poem – $600 top prize – Enter by 31st July.
- Adult Short story – $600 top prize – Enter by 31st July.
- Student short story – $250 top prize – Enter by 31st August.
All entries must be original, unpublished works. There is a $50 entry fee for Novel submissions and $20 entry fee for Playwriting, Short Story and Poem. There is no entry fee for Student Short Story entries.
Winners will be announced at the Faulkner Literary Luncheon on 24 September in New Albany, the birthplace of William Faulkner.
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