Contests

ONE ACT PLAY

Sponsored by

Favrot-Van Horn Fund


Judge: Peter Hagan


Grand Prize:
$1,500


Professional Staged Reading at the next Festival


A VIP Festival pass ($600 value)


Publication in Bayou Magazine


Finalists will receive a panel pass ($100 value) to the Festival. Their names will be published on this site.


Entry Fee: $25


Contest Deadline:
EXTENDED! New date:  November 1, 2021

POETRY

Sponsored by

Scovern Law


Judge: Natalie Diaz


Grand Prize:
$1,000


VIP Festival pass
($600 value)


Public reading at the next Festival


Finalists will receive a panel pass ($100 value) to the Festival. Their names will be published on this site.


Entry Fee:  $15


Contest Deadline:
EXTENDED! New date:  November 15, 2021

FICTION

Sponsored by

Kindle Direct Publishing

Judge: Esme Weijun Wang


Grand Prize:
$1,500


Domestic airfare (up to $500) and French Quarter accommodations to attend the Festival in New Orleans


VIP Festival pass
($600 value)


Public reading at the next Festival


Finalists will receive a panel pass ($100 value) to the Festival. Their names will be published on this site.


Entry Fee: $25


Contest Deadline:
EXTENDED! New date:  November 1, 2021

Sponsored by

Kindle Direct Publishing

Judge: Megan Giddings


Grand Prize:
$500


VIP Festival Pass
($600 value)


Public reading at the next Festival


Publication in New Orleans Review Web Features


Finalists will receive a panel pass ($100 value) to the Festival. Their names will be published on this site.


Entry Fee: $10


Contest Deadline:
EXTENDED! New date:  November 15, 2021