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WRITERS! Fred Cogswell Award For Excellence In Poetry ($850 in prizes)

When:
October 1, 2020 all-day America/Vancouver Timezone
2020-10-01T00:00:00-07:00
2020-10-02T00:00:00-07:00
Where:
Royal City Literary Arts Society
Box #308 - 720 6th Street New Westminster
BC V3L 3C5
Contact:
Janet Kvammen
WRITERS! Fred Cogswell Award For Excellence In Poetry ($850 in prizes) @ Royal City Literary Arts Society

ORGANIZATION:

Royal City Literary Arts Society

DEADLINE:

Oct. 1, 2020

CALL FOR ARTISTS DESCRIPTION:

7th Annual Cogswell Award is Open For Submissions

First Prize: $500
Second Prize: $250
Third Prize: $100

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:
• Book must be bound as a book, not a chapbook.
• Book length must be a minimum of 60 pages in length.
• Selected poetry must be written in English by a single author. No co-writes or anthologies.
• Book must be original work by the author (translations will not be considered at this time)
• Original date of publication falls between January 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019.
• Book must be published in Canada.
Full details on our website.

HOW TO APPLY:

Reading Fee: $25 (all funds Canadian).
Payment can be made through PayPal here http://rclas.com/awards-contests/fred-cogswell-award/
or by cheque or money order (payable to “Royal City Literary Arts Society”). If you pay with Paypal, please include a copy of your receipt with the submission package.

Two copies* of the book must be submitted to the Royal City Literary Arts Society, along with the reading fee (or proof thereof), and must be postmarked no later than October 1, 2020. The society’s mailing address is:

Royal City Literary Arts Society
Fred Cogswell Award
Box #308 – 720 6th Street
New Westminster, BC V3L 3C5

Contact Name: Janet Kvammen
Contact Email: janetkvammen@rclas.com

WEBSITE:

https://rclas.com/awards-contests/fred-cogswell-award/

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