Write On The Lake

A Contest of the Lake Winnipeg Writers’ Group

This creative writing contest is open to everyone. All entrants receive a one-year LWWG Electronic Membership.

Three Adult Categories:

  • Poetry — maximum three pages or 1500 words
  • Fiction — maximum 2500 words
  • Non-fiction— maximum 2500 words

Three Youth Categories:

  • Poetry —maximum three pages or 1500 words
  • Fiction — maximum 2500 words
  • Non-fiction— maximum 2500 words

Photo Contest:

Open to adults and youth alike. Colour file of a minimum of 600 dpi (dots per inch) or 1 Mb (megabyte). Send entries on a CD or USB drive along with an entry form.

For each category:

Prizes Adult (18+) Youth (under 17)
First $100 $75
Second $75 $50

Photography:

  • First Prize: Your photo will feature on the front cover of our next Voices.
  • Second Prize: Your photo will feature on the back cover of our next Voices.
  • Limit of two entries per participant.

All winners in all categories will be awarded a certificate.

Entry fee:

  • Adults: $10 for first entry, $5 for a second entry (limit of two entries per category).
  • Youth: $5 per entry (limit of two entries per category)

Mail entries to:

Contest Coordinator
Lake Winnipeg Writers’ Group
Box 1447
Gimli, MB R0C 1B0

Postmark deadline: 13 February 2015

Please follow the rules outlined on the entry form. If you have any questions, contact Pam Larner.

Contest information documents in PDF format: