[Nfbc-info] 2010 Youth and Adult Writing Contest- Sponsored by NFB Writers' Division

Robert Leslie Newman newmanrl at cox.net
Wed Mar 3 08:12:08 UTC 2010

Greetings You all!

RE: Last month of contest

We do not want any of you to miss the opportunity to submit your 
creative writing in the NFB Writers' Division 2010 Writing Contest. 
There is only the days of March left. the deadline for submissions is 
post marked, April 1st.

Below  is    the information you need to enter:

the adult contests, poetry and fiction, are open to all entrants 
eighteen years and over.

The youth contests are all about Braille and all poetry and fiction 
entries are required to be submitted in Braille. The age groups are 
divided into three categories: first through sixth grades, seventh 
and eighth grades, and ninth through twelfth grades.

Prizes for contest winners range up to $100 for adult categories and 
up to $25 for youth categories.

  All contest winners will be announced at the Writers' Division 
business meeting during the NFB national convention to be held in 
<?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = 
"urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Dallas, Texas, the 
first week of July, 2010. In addition, shortly after convention, a 
list of winners will appear on the Writers' Division website, 
First, second, and third place winners in each category will appear 
in the summer and fall issues of the Writers' Division magazine, 
"Slate and Style."

For additional contest details and submission guidelines, go to the 
Writers' Division website, 

President NFB Writers' Division

Robert Leslie Newman

Email- newmanrl at cox.net

Division Website


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