Literary Contest (17+)

2018 Contest Rules & Requirements

Deadline: Postmarked May 30, 2018

Open to new, aspiring and modestly published writers over the age of 16.

Contest Categories

Short Story: Max 2500 words
Poetry: A poem or collection, no more than five poems
Creative Non-Fiction: Max 2500 words

The best entry in each category will win a $250 prize. Winners will be invited to read a short selection from their work at the Festival on Sunday, September 9, 2018.

Entry Fee
$15 Canadian per entry

Please do not send cash. Make cheque or money order payable to:
Eden Mills Writers’ Festival.

To Enter
Mail four (4) copies of your submission along with payment, and this entry form to:

EMWF Literary Contest
c/o Laurel Marsolais
39 Bushmills Crescent
Guelph, ON N1K 1T6

For more information, please contact Laurel Marsolais at [email protected].