Individuals or groups may submit via Word document to the Literary OMOT in the following categories (Adult, Youth 12 & Under, and Youth 13-18 in each category):

  • Original Poetry (4 pages maximum)
  • Original Short Fiction (20 pages, double-spaced maximum)
  • Original Creative Nonfiction (20 pages, double-spaced maximum)

Participants will be juried into the Talent Showcase by a panel of arts professionals.

Submission Fees:
*Limit of 1 entry/individual or group*

  Individual Group (2-10 individuals)
CBCA Member $15/entry $30/entry
Non-CBCA Member $25/entry $50/entry

How to Submit:
Send your submission in Word document format as an email attachment to dgertner@cbca.org by Friday, April 5, 2013 along with your submission and release forms and fee.  Please follow these formatting guidelines:

  • 1-inch margins
  • 12-point Times New Roman font
  • Prose must be double-spaced, maximum 20 pages
  • Poetry must be a maximum of 4 pages
  • Title and author’s name centered on the top of the 1st page
  • Page numbers in the upper right hand corner of every page

 

Important Forms: