Pacific Northwest Writers Association
Deadline: 3/23/2018

Are you ready for feedback? The PNWA Literary Contest offers that opportunity. Every entry receives two valuable critiques – feedback that will help you grow as a writer.
12 Categories (Limit one entry per category)
  1. Mainstream
  2. Historical
  3. Romance
  4. Mystery/Thriller
  5. Science Fiction/Fantasy/Paranormal
  6. Young Adult
  7. Middle Grade
  8. Memoir
  9. Poetry
  10. Short Story
  11. Children’s Picture/Chapter book
  12. Adult Short Topics: Article/Essay/Short Memoir
Cash Prizes
Entries in each category are eligible for cash prizes.
First place:$600; Second place: $250; Third place: $150
First, second and third place winners are chosen by agents and publishers.
All for just $35 per entry for current PNWA members/ $50 per entry for non-members.
NaNoWriMo Discount
Get 10% off the entry fee if you entered NaNoWriMo OR 15% off if you ‘won’ – meaning you got to 50,000 words. You’ll need to send a screen shot to confirm your status. Full details here.