The first one is from the Connecticut Chapter of Romance Writers of America
And you don't have to be from Connecticut to win! Here's a little of the information about the contest, but you can click the link above to find out more about it.
Prizes: The winner in each category will receive $100.
- All entries must be received by the midnight, December 5, 2011.
- In order to be considered “received,” CTRWA must have confirmed completion of the following:
- The online entry form has been completed.
- The cash or PayPal payment has been received, or the check or money order has been sent (verified by post mark).
- The entry has been received via email, and is in acceptable electronic format
- $20 for members of any RWA chapter located in Connecticut. This includes CTRWA, CORW, and CoLoNY.
- $30 for all others.
- The work must be unpublished and un-contracted as of December 2011.
- The entrant must be unpublished or, if published, cannot have earned $1000 or more in advances and/or royalties for a single work of fiction as of December 2011.
- The writer does not need to be a member of RWA and, as long as the submission is in English, can be from anywhere in the world.