The Gallery at the Georgia Museum of Agriculture in Tifton, in conjunction with Georgia Backroads Magazine and the Tifton-Tift County Arts Council, announce a contest for nonfiction essays concurrent with a photography contest and exhibit on the same theme. Essays should be no longer than 4000 words and should address the “Back Roads of Georgia” theme in some way, whether directly or obliquely, literally or figuratively. We’re looking for Creative Nonfiction/Literary Nonfiction.
Submissions Due: Monday, September 16, 2013.
Entry fee: $5.00 per entry
A total of $1000 in cash
prizes will be awarded as follows: 1st Place: $500, 2nd Place: $200,
3rd Place: $100, Honorable Mention: 4 awards, $50 each. See website for complete instructions/specifications.