Monday, February 20, 2012

Contest Deadlines

Updated and all sites tested...Compiled by Donna Caubarreaux and Pepper Phillips....May be forwarded with credits.


Fabulous Five
Received by 11:59pm, March 1, 2012
First 2500 words.

Great Beginnings Contest
Utah Chapter RWA
Deadline: March 1, 2012
First five pages.

Inspirational Readers Choice Award (P)
Faith, Hope & Love RWA Chapter
Deadline: Midnight, March 1, 2012
Copyright of 2011

More Than Magic Contest
Entry Deadline March 2, 2012 - Book received by March 7th.
Copyright of 2011

The Carol
American Christian Fiction Writers
Postmark Deadline: March 10, 2012
Copyright of 2011

CNW Contest
Postmarked by March 15, 2012
Max length of 5k words.

Dauphne du Maurier for Excellence - Published Division
RWA Mystery & Suspense Chapter
Received by Midnight - March 15, 2012
Copyright of 2011

Dauphne du Maurier for Excellence - Unpublished Division
RWA Mystery & Suspense Chapter
Received by Midnight - March 15, 2012
Enter first 5k words, plus synopsis of no more than 625 words.

Spring into Romance
RWA San Diego
Postmarked by March 16, 2012
First twenty-five pages.

Prism 2011 Contest for Published Authors
FF&P Chapter of RWA
Received by March 20, 2012
Copyright of 2011

Touch of Magic
Central Florida Romance Writers
Received by March 20, 2012
First twenty-five pages plus up to three page synopsis.


The Magic Moment Contest
Heart and Scroll RWA
Postmarked by April 1, 2012
Ten pages where the H/H first meet.

First Page Contest
Begins on April 2, 2012
Enter first paragraph on 4/2 - check details on website.

The Shelia Contest
Valley Forge Romance Writers
Deadline: April 7, 2012 - 11:59PM
Beginning of manuscript + synopsis (5 page max) total entry not to exceed 35 pages.

Orange Rose
Orange County RWA
Deadline: April 14, 2012
Beginning and synopsis not to exceed fifty pages.

Duel on the Delta
River City Romance Writers
Received by Midnight CST - April 15, 2012
First twenty pages plus one page optional synopsis.

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Donna Caubarreaux is a member of Coeur de Louisiane, Scriptscene Chapter, NOLA Stars, Heart of Louisiana, ESPAN and EPIC. She received a RWA Service Award in 1997.

Pepper Phillips is the author of "The Devil Has Dimples".