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Submissions must not exceed 25 pages double-spaced. Submissions must not be less than a 12 pt. nor larger than a 14 pt. of a typically used font.

Reading Fee $20

AWARDS
FIRST = $1,250 / SECOND = $300 / THIRD = $200
$25.00
$25.00
Eligible submissions must be of a single novella. May be a self-contained portion of a larger book, but must be a complete work in and of itself. May be comprised of up to 150 double-spaced typed pages; other than length, all Short Fiction guidelines apply. Submissions must not be less than a 12 pt. nor larger than a 14 pt. size of a typically used font.

Stories or novellas previously published are eligible, as long as the publication did not exceed 2,000 copies.

Reading Fee $25

AWARDS
FIRST = $1,000 / SECOND = $300 / THIRD = $200
$20.00
$20.00
Not to exceed three pages per poem.

Not to include more than three poems per entry.

Reading Fee $20 (for 3 poems- Include them all in the same document.)

AWARDS
FIRST = $400 / SECOND = $200 / THIRD = $100
Work can include up to 3 black and white or colour photographs.

Work must not be digitally altered beyond very basic touch up, (i.e. no inserts of fire-breathing dragons over the White House).

Work must not be pornographic (sexually explicit) in nature.

Work must be provided between the sizes of 3×5 to 11×13.

Work must be available in jpeg and PDF format, preferably 300 dpi.

ENTRY FEE $20

AWARDS
FIRST = $400 / SECOND = $200 / THIRD = $100
Submissions must not exceed 25 pages double-spaced. Submissions must not be less than a 12 pt. nor larger than a 14 pt. of a typically used font.


AWARDS
FIRST = $300 / SECOND = $200 / THIRD = $100
The contest is open to all screenwriters, both professional and aspiring. Submit either the opening scene of a feature-length script or the full text of a short film. The submission may not be optioned, in development, in production, or produced, as the award is intended to provide exposure for a project the writer is developing. Submitting artist must have full rights to the original work. If the submission is optioned or placed in production before the winner is announced it will be disqualified and the writer should provide us notification. All genres are considered. We are simply looking for the writer with the best ability to capture a scene. There is a 20 page limit and the winning entries (1st, 2nd and 3rd) will receive total cash awards of $1,400 ($700, $400 and $300) along with publication in the next issue of Carpe Articulum Literary Review. A judging/reading fee of $29 should accompany each submission. Screenwriters may present multiple independent submissions, not to exceed 3 total packages.

All submissions should be formatted to industry standards. The title page should include the author’s name, address, telephone number, email, entry title, and contest name.

All work must be original, and by submitting the piece, the author gives rights to the Carpe Articulum Literary Review to print the work and to use it on the web or other media. All rights revert back to the author.
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