Augusta literary competition open to S.C. writers
Porter Fleming Literary Competition awards $7,000 in cash prizes
Submission deadline: Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019
The Porter Fleming Literary Competition honors the memory of Porter Fleming, one of Augusta, Georgia’s leading citizens and foremost philanthropists. The competition is administered, with the support of the Porter Fleming Foundation, by the Morris Museum of Art, the first museum in the country to focus on the art and artists of the American South.
The Porter Fleming Literary Competition consists of four categories—fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and one-act play—and awards $7,000 in cash awards.
Writers ages 18 and older who reside in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee are eligible to enter. There is a $15 entry fee. Get all the details and entry form here.
Perusing the list of winners from 2017, you’ll find several #SCartists. Let’s do that again.