Are you a never-before-published Canadian writer who has a Christian worldview? Then the God Uses Ink 2011 Novice Writing Contest is for you!
We invite *unpublished writers of all ages to address the theme, “Changing the World with Words”, in any writing format including short stories, poems, scripts and non-fiction articles. You can win a prize worth more than four hundred dollars! Additionally, our experienced independent judges are eager to encourage you through careful evaluation and helpful feedback.
(*An unpublished writer for the purpose of this contest is someone who has not been paid for a piece of writing.)
First, second and third prizes will be awarded in each of three age categories: ages 14 to 19; ages 20 to 39; and age 40 and up.
- First prize is registration for Write! Canada Christian Writers’ Conference, June 16-18, 2011 in Guelph, Ont. (a value of more than $400).
- Second prize is a $100 gift certificate for The Word Guild (can be used for memberships, conferences, etc.
- Third prize is a $50 gift certificate for The Word Guild (can be used for memberships, conferences, etc.)
Your entry should be a maximum of 1500 words and must be received by January 15, 2011.
Entry Fee: C$16.95 ($15.00 plus HST).
Check out the website for contest guidelines, registration and payment.
*New this year–online registration!
Be inspired! Write courageously! We look forward to your entry.