It’s that time of year again. Time for the next Lee & Low “New Voices Award” Writing Competition.
WHO: writers of color who are residents of the U.S. and have not previously had a children’s picture book published.
WHAT: FICTION, NONFICTION, or POETRY for children ages 5-12. Folklore and animal stories will not be considered.
WHAT ELSE: 1500 word limit
WHEN: May 1, 2010, through September 30, 2010 and must be postmarked within that period.
GOODIES: cash grant of $1000 and standard publication contract, including basic advance and royalties for first time author.
For complete details, hurry on over to Lee & Low’s website. Here’s the link:
Best wishes and happy writing!