Posted by: Kathy Temean | April 8, 2020

Opportunity: Fiction & Essay Contest – Plus SCBWI Picture Book

The Ann Whitford Paul—Writer’s Digest Manuscript Award

The Ann Whitford Paul-Writer’s Digest Manuscript Award is an annual award given to a Most Promising Picture Book manuscript.


Deadline: April 10, 2020.

The winner of the grant will be announced mid-May.

Award: The winner will receive a $1000 grant to encourage the development of an excellent picture book manuscript

Guidelines:

This award is open to any SCBWI members with picture books who are not under contract and/or have not sold a picture book manuscript in the last five years.

Please include a cover sheet that has the title of the manuscripts and all of your contact information. On the manuscript itself there should only be a title–do not include your name on the manuscript! Please submit text-only manuscripts, no dummies or published works.

You may only submit one manuscript, which should not exceed 1000 words.

We are now accepting electronic submissions. Email your manuscript to annpaulaward@scbwi.org.

Tom Howard/John H. Reid Fiction & Essay Contest

Welcome to the 28th annual Tom Howard/John H. Reid Fiction & Essay Contest. Submit published or unpublished work. $8,000 in prizes.

Top 12 entries published on winningwriters.com.

DEADLINE: APRIL 30th, 2020


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