Children’s, Essay, Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry
Unpubl. Poems (50-line max) $15, Unpubl.Short Stories (15 page minimum) $20, Unpubl. Novel/Novella manuscripts (5-pg. synopsis+first 25 pp.) $30, Publ. Fiction $30, Publ. Non-Fiction $30, Publ. Children's Lit $30.
Critiques also available for unpublished: Poems $15, Short Stories $20, Essay/Article/True Story $20, Novels/Novellas $30. No critiques for published works.
First Place: $100 and publication or feature in Arizona Literary Magazine.
2nd Place: $50 and publication or feature in Arizona Literary Magazine.
3rd Place: $25 and publication or feature in Arizona Literary Magazine.
The Arizona Authors Association is a 501 (c3) that fosters creativity through writing. We hold an annual literary contest to judge/award/honor excellent works worldwide.