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Adelaide Literary Awards 2017

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Deadline

Sunday, May 21, 2017

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Entry Fees

$25.00 USD (€23.50) for each submission received by May 21
$20.00 USD (€19.00) for each submission received by April 15, (early birds)

Prizes

The winning author in each category shall receive a publishing contract for a book of poetry, short stories, or essays, and a free copy of the Adelaide Literary Magazine Awards Anthology 2017. The winning authors will be featured in the interview section of the Adelaide Literary Magazine Fall Edition and will be nominated by Adelaide Literary Magazine for a Pushcart Prize.

Five shortlist winner nominees in each category will be announced, recognized, and featured in the respective sections (fiction, nonfiction, and poetry) of the Adelaide Literary Magazine Fall Edition. Each shortlist winner nominee shall receive a free copy of the Adelaide Literary Magazine Awards Anthology 2017 and will be considered for a book publishing contract.

Thirty-three finalists in each category will be announced, recognized, and their selected works will be published in the Adelaide Literary Magazine Awards Anthology 2017. All finalists will receive a free copy of the Adelaide Literary Magazine Awards anthology.

Description

Categories: Adelaide Literary Magazine Poetry Award 2017
Adelaide Literary Magazine Short Story Award 2017
Adelaide Literary Magazine Essay Award 2017
Eligibility: Open to all English, Portuguese, or Spanish language authors (of any age, ethnicity, gender or orientation) for the best poem, short story, and creative nonfiction essay. Allowed length of a SINGLE submission:
– for best poem – up to five poems (one Word document no longer than five pages single-spaced)
– for best short story – one to three short stories (together no longer than 4000 words)
– for the best essay – one to three essays (together no longer than 4000 words)
Word documents ONLY. By submitting, all authors attest that the work is their own.
The number of submissions from the same author is not limited. Each additional submission will be charged $20.
Submission: The author’s name should not appear in the attached manuscript, just the title(s). Be sure to include your name and the title(s) of the work(s) in your email when submitting. After paying the entry fee, send your submission to [email protected] as an attachment (Word document ONLY)

Contact Information

The winners will be announced on June 21, 2017. Adelaide Literary Magazine Awards Anthology 2017 with thirty-three best works from each category will be released on June 24, in paperback and e-book format.

For more info write to [email protected]

Website

http://adelaidemagazine.org/literary_contests.html

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