Judges Sign-up Form

Please Sign Up Below To Be Considered As a Judge for The Word Awards.

1.2022 Judges Application

  • The English Word Award Divisions, Classes & Categories


  • Have you previously judged for The Word Awards?

    Select All That Apply.
  • Have you judged for any other Writing Awards?

  • Do You Have Any Other Related Experience(s)?

    Please let us know of any that would make you a good judge:
    • work experience
    • general life experience
    • volunteer experience

     (Eg: professional writer, avid reader, teaching experience)

    ***Please Note: Lack of experience does not preclude you from being a judge

    By Submitting this form you are stating that; if chosen, you are in agreement to judge The Word Awards:
    • ~As per Published Contest Guidelines
    • ~As per parameters set out by The Word Guild, their staff and approved volunteers during training
    • ~Accordingly to any and all written communication regarding judging
    • ~In fairness: speaking the truth in love without condescension or harshness. Understanding profanity and name-calling are not acceptable
    • ~Without showing partiality to any entrant
    • ~Understanding there is no financial compensation for related judging services
    • ~You will be given a coupon for 50% off of your next year's membership to The Word Guild
    • ~You will be entitled to (1) Ticket to The Word Awards Gala

      (Ticket Non-Transferable)