Sponsored by the West Houston Chapter of Romance Writers of America, or WHRWA, this contest closes October 2.
About The Emily
|Silver Emily Pin|
West Houston RWA’s Emily Contest is a premier contest for unpublished romance writers and offers:
- Incisive first-round feedback
- High request rate from final round editors and judges
- Springboard to success for new writers.
Fee: $25 WHRWA members / $35 all others
Closes: October 2, 2018, midnight CST
Eligibility: unpublished in the category entered.
Entry: First 5600 words, no synopsis.
Categories: Contemporary-Long, Contemporary-Short, Historical, FFP/Paranormal, Romantic Suspense, YA.
Judges: First Round Judges: Published in Romance, PAN authors or PRO authors who give positive, helpful feedback.
Final Judges: Two publishing professionals: agent and editor for each finalist.
Top Prize: Silver Emily Pin and Certificate for winner, $100 Grand Prize.
For More Information
Visit West Houston RWA.
Through the years, numerous finalists and winners of The Emily have gone on to great publishing careers.
Enter today, and you may be one of those featured in Contest History in the future.