V incennes U niversity E nglish D epartment The Department of English at Vincennes University Announces the Sixteenth Annual
Autumn Voices Creative Writing Contest for High School Students Submission Guidelines: Any student enrolled in grades 9 through 12 may submit poetry or short stories. All submissions are to be typed using double-spacing, one-inch margins, and a standard font and size (Times New Roman 12 point preferred). Each submission must be accompanied by a separate, completed cover sheet. All work must be the original work of the student. We are providing a cover sheet for duplication as needed. The cover sheet is also available online at the Autumn Voices site available on the department webpage (see information below). Students may submit a maximum of three poems and one short story. All work must be titled. A student may submit in both categories. Send your entries to:
Autumn Voices Contest English Outreach c/o Dept. of English, SH-15 Vincennes University Vincennes, IN 47591
Entries are due November 22, 2010. Winners will be announced Spring 2011. Awards: All First Place, Second Place, and Honorable Mention recipients will be published in The Best of Autumn Voices 2009. First Place winners will be published in the Tecumseh Review, Spring 2011. Cash prizes of $75.00 will be awarded to First Place winners with Second Place winners receiving $50.00. Honorable Mention recipients will receive certificates. For more information, contact Juenell Owens (firstname.lastname@example.org) or the English Department Office at (812) 888-5113; you can also visit the department website at http://www.vinu.edu/cms/opencms/future_students/academic_divisions/humanities/english/au tumn_voices.html. A copy of this invitation and the cover sheet will be available at that site, as well as at our Facebook site at http://www.facebook.com/?ref=logo#!/pages/VincennesUniversity-Autumn-Voices/155099607840986 . Please share this information with others in your school!