Valley Forge Romance Writers is proud to announce The Sheila Contest opens for entries on March 1, 2013
Fee: $25 for VFRW members, $30 for non-members
Deadline: April 12, 2013
Eligibility: all RWA members, published and unpublished, who have not
published a full-length novel (40K words or more) in the category
entered at the time of the contest deadline and within the past five
Entry: Total of 35 pages, including synopsis (not to exceed 5 pages).
Categories: Single Title Romance, Historical,
Fantasy/Futuristic/Paranormal, Women's Fiction with Romantic Elements,
Romantic Suspense, Young Adult.
Judges: Entrants will receive a detailed score sheet from four qualified judges, including PRO and PAN members.
Categories and Final Judges: Romantic Suspense Katherine Pelz, The
Berkley Publishing Group; Historical Elizabeth (Lizzie) Poteet, St.
Matin's Press; Women's Fiction Alex Logan, Grand Central Publishing;
Single Title Emilia Pisani, Gallery Books; Paranormal - Megha Parekh,
Grand Central Publishing; YA Wendy Loggia, Delacorte Press/RHCB.
Top Prize: Certificates. First- through fourth-place winners will have their names printed in RWR magazine.