Deadline: June 22, 2022
Entry fee: $5
About the contest
Calling all writers! WWA is pleased to host our very first nature writing contest.
We’re looking for stories–fiction and nonfiction–all about nature. Give us your best!
- All writers everywhere
- Only original submissions which have not been published in print, digital, or online (including blogs or social media) will be considered.
- Simultaneous submissions are allowed, applicants MUST email [email protected] to withdraw your submission if it is accepted elsewhere.
- Contest Administrators and Wisconsin Writers Association Board Members are not eligible to submit.
- Questions about eligibility, please contact [email protected].
- The Nature Writing Contest accepts online submissions and payment only. Mailed submissions will be discarded without being read.
- All submissions are judged blind. Submitted material should not contain any identifying information. Submissions with identifying information will be discarded without being read.
- 2,000 word limit.
- All submissions must be formatted as double spaced, 12 PT font, 1 inch margins, paginated, and in a common serif font such as Times New Roman.
- Entries must be submitted as a Word document. PDF files and other file types such as Pages and Google Docs will not be accepted.
- Entries must be text only. Please do not insert clip art, drawings, icons or any graphics within the document.
- Title and Word Count must be placed at the top of the first page.
- Please name your files as follows: Title +Nature Contest (e.g.; TaleofTwoCities_NatureContest.doc) Please take care to ensure your file names are properly formatted.
- Submit your entry here.