Pirate's Alley Faulkner Society/William Faulkner-William Wisdom Creative Writing Competition

Prizes for unpublished manuscripts written in English. One prize awarded in each category: $7500, novel; $2500, novella; $2000, book-length narrative non-fiction; $1,500, novel-in-progress; $1500, short story; $750, essay; $750, poem; $750 high school short story-student author, $250 sponsoring teacher. Manuscripts must be submitted by e-mail; entry forms and accompanying entry fee ranging from $10 for high school category to $40 for novel must be submitted hard copy by snail mail.


Award Amount $250 - $7,500
Number of Awards 8
Application Deadline May 1
Available to Class Level Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability Not renewable


Minimum GPA Required None specified
Ethnicity/Heritage None specified
Residency None specified
Gender None specified
Religious Affiliation None specified
Location of College None specified
Area of Study Mathematics
Financial Need Financial need analysis is not required


Organization Director
Pirate's Alley Faulkner Society
Address 624 Pirate's Alley
City, State, Zip New Orleans, LA 70116
Telephone (504) 586-1609
Web Site Web site
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