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Knoxville Writers’ Guild’s annual writing contest

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Sunday, June 15, 2014


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Entry Fees

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$100 first prize, $50 second prize, $25 third prize in each category


Submissions for the annual Knoxville Writers’ Guild writing contest will be accepted now through Sunday, June 15.

Contestants may enter their work in several categories including poetry, creative nonfiction, novel excerpt, one-act play and screenwriting. In addition to the Leslie Garrett Award for Literary Fiction, this year KWG offers additional fiction categories for romance, crime/mystery, sci-fi/fantasy and young writers’ prizes.

Please see the website for Specific Contest Guidelines. Questions should be sent to [email protected] For more information, please visit www.knoxvillewritersguild.org/contest.

Contact Information

Questions should be sent to [email protected]



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