Jean Foster Award






Calling Young Writers in Windsor-Essex!


One of Two Awards of $500

The 4th Annual Jean Foster Essay Award

Submission deadline:  Tuesday, April 4, 2017


Submit the following as one document:

1)Your original, titled 500-750 word unpublished essay on the topic “Canadian Books are Better” in a Word document (.doc) – no Google docs; use 12-point Times New Roman font, double-spaced.

2)Two age categories: 10-14 and 15-21

3)A cover letter with the following information: Your essay title (not the topic), your full name, age, address, telephone number, and email. Your name may appear ONLY on this cover letter.

4)Submit the entire document, via email only, to JEANFOSTERAWARD@BOOKFESTWINDSOR .COM

5)Entrants must reside in Windsor-Essex County

6)Entries must be the original work of the authors and will be screened for authenticity. Entries will be blind-judged by a panel

The two winners, one from each age category, will be announced and celebrated at the Annual General Meeting of Literary Arts Windsor on Thursday, May 11, 2017.

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