All applicants must submit an original, unpublished manuscript*. All manuscripts should be formatted with one-inch margins, 12-point type with no unusual fonts. Please submit your best work in your chosen genre. Limit your manuscript submission to the following number of pages:
- Novel: (20 or less, double-spaced)
- Nonfiction | Short Story: (10-15, double-spaced)
- Poetry: (10-15, single-spaced)
- Do not include your name or any identifying information on the manuscript. We will use the manuscript title you provide below to identify your manuscript.
- Use the following protocol to name your manuscript file: Genre_Year_FirstName_LastName.pdf (or .doc or .docx). For example: ShortStory_2020_Josh_Mullins.pdf
- The maximum file size for upload is 2mb.
*If we discover your work has been published prior to submission, we will automatically discard your application.