Writers’ Federation of New Brunswick launches 2014 literary competition
Over $2,000 in cash prizes to be awarded
Moncton (NB) December 18, 2013 - The Writers’ Federation of New Brunswick (WFNB)’s now accepting submissions to its 2014 Literary Competition, with over $2,000 in cash prizes to be awarded.
The prize purse includes the David Adams Richards Prize for the winning submission in one of three categories: 1) collection of short stories; 2) short novel; or 3) substantial portion of a longer novel.
Outstanding work in other genres is recognized with the awarding of the Douglas Kyle Memorial Prize for short fiction and the Alfred G. Bailey Prize for poetry manuscripts. In addition, there are awards for top entries in single poem, creative non-fiction and children’s literature (prose or verse written for children ages 3 to 8) categories.
The competition also honours the writing talents of youth with the presentation of the Sheree Fitch Prize for young writers, ages 14 to 18.
The competition is open to members of the Writers’ Federation of New Brunswick and residents of New Brunswick.
Entries must be postmarked by February 28, 2014 and mailed to WFNB, 527 Dundonald Street, Suite 151, Fredericton, NB, E3B 1X5. For more information, a complete list of contest rules and entry fees, visit www.wfnb.ca, telephone (506) 260-3564 or email email@example.com
Refer to submission rules on this website for further details.