The Arts Council of Surrey is proud to announce a writing contest. First prize is a trip to the Surrey International Writers’ Conference this fall. Meet agents and editors. Sit down and talk to them. Listen to best-selling authors give writing tips. This is the conference’s Basic Package, a 3-day pass, the approximate value of which is $385. Meals are not included, but the winner can always upgrade. Information is available at http://www.siwc.ca , and through the SiWC blog on the site.
Second and third prizes are gift certificates from Chapters.
All forms of writing are welcomed:
- Poetry (send three of your best poems, maximum of 32 lines)
- Fiction, novel section, chapter or short story (maximum 3,000 words)
- Non-fiction, articles or blogs (maximum 3,000 words)
- Plays or Screenplays (maximum 30 pages)
Judged by Area Writing Teachers