Linda Flowers Literary Award -- Call for Entries

Funding Agency:
North Carolina Humanities Council

The North Carolina Humanities Council invites original, unpublished entries of fiction, nonfiction, or poetry for the Linda Flowers Literary Award. Submissions should detail examinations of intimate, provocative, and inspiring portraiture of North Carolina, its people and cultures, bringing to light real men and women having to make their way in the face of change, loss, triumph, and disappointments.

Deadline:  June 28, 2019

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

  • Entries must be deeply and palpably engaged with some aspect of North Carolina, must draw on particular North Carolina connections and/or memories, and profoundly celebrate excellence in the humanities.
  • Authors must be at least 18 years of age and live in North Carolina
  • Entries, regardless of genre, should be original, unpublished works of 3 to 10 pages. Entries that fall outside these length stipulations will be disqualified.

Funding Type

Award

Eligibility

Faculty
Grad/Prof Students

Category

Arts & Humanities
Community Outreach and Engagement

External Deadline

June 28, 2019