The Vermont College of Fine Arts is now accepting original, unpublished stories under 10,000 words for the Katherine Paterson Prize for YA and Children’s Writing. The categories are:
Young Adult (YA)
Middle Grade (MG)
Picture Book or Writing for Young Children
Prizes: One first place winner receives $1000 and publication. Two honorable mentions receive $100 each, and are considered for publication.
Entry fee: $20.
Deadline: June 30th, 2014.
For more information, please visit their website.
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