CWC Nonfiction Contest
- Contest is CLOSED.
- This contest is open to all CWC members and to any resident of North Carolina or South Carolina.
- Entries must original and unpublished. This includes blogs, Facebook, websites and any other digital media.
- Includes articles and essays on any subject, and any informational piece that is not a fictional story, novel, play or poem.
- Word Count: Entries must be 750-2000 words.
- Please follow guidelines in General Manuscript Requirements, Eligibility & Submission Information.
- Multiple entries are NOT allowed.
- Entry Fees: CWC Members: $15.00, Non-members: $20.00
- First Place -- $150 Second Place -- $75 Third Place -- $25
- Prizes will be awarded in February at the CWC general meeting.
- For inquiries or questions, contact Tony Ricciardelli, Contest Chair.
CWC Nonfiction Contest Judge
Michael Chitwood’s most recent collection, Search & Rescue, received the 2018 L.E. Phillabaum Poetry Award from LSU Press. He edited The Best Creative Non-fiction of the South, Volume II—North Carolina (Texas Review Press).