TCU's Creative Writing Awards
There are presently no open calls for submissions.
Entries will be accepted between April 1, 2023, and April 12, 2023.
WHO MAY ENTER?
The Creative Writing Contests are open to currently enrolled TCU students and TCU alumni. See individual contest descriptions for guidelines and eligibility requirements.
HOW MANY PIECES MAY I ENTER?
Entrants may submit only one entry per contest, and the same piece cannot be submitted to more than one contest. However, it is permissible for one entrant to submit several different manuscripts to several different contests.
WHAT'S THE DEADLINE?
Entries must be submitted via this website by 11:59PM on April 12, 2023.
WHAT FILE FORMAT SHOULD I USE?
Unless otherwise specified in the contest description, submissions must be attached as Microsoft Word documents and should not include any identifying information in the Word document.
HOW WILL I KNOW IF I WON?
Once the judging is complete, notifications will be sent by email.
Contest winners should plan to attend the awards ceremony on Friday, April 21, at 3:00 pm in Rees Jones 112. Everyone is welcome to attend. Award winners are encouraged to invite friends and family members.
Contest judging is arranged by the Department of English. Judges' decisions are final. If you win, your entry may be published in the 2023 Creative Writing Awards online publication (see past publications here).