The Regional Writing Awards seek to encourage and recognize excellence in creative writing in the Wayne College region.

These writing awards are open to writers in the Wayne College region. Wayne College employees and their immediate families are not eligible to submit to the Wayne College Regional Writing Awards.

Writers may submit work in all three categories. There is an entry fee for each category.  Please see the entry form form for more details.

Judging for the Wayne College Regional Writing Awards will be done by members of the Wayne College Creative Writing Project Advisory committee. Their decisions are final.

Regional Writing Awards 2013-2014 ENTRY FORM (PDF)

Important Dates

  • Dec. 12, 2014, 4:00 p.m. (Friday) - Deadline for submissions
  • March 2015 – Winners announced in early March.
    Winners will be asked to submit their winning entries in electronic format at this time,
  • April 11, 2015 (Saturday) – Writers Workshop and Awards ceremony at Wayne College
Up to three awards in each category
Poetry
1st - $100.00
2nd - $75.00
3rd - $50.00

Short Story
1st - $100.00
2nd - $75.00
3rd - $50.00

Nonfiction
1st - $100.00
2nd - $75.00
3rd - $50.00

See the 2013-2014 edition of the Regional Writing Awards here (PDF)

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