Submit your best creative writing and win $1,000 toward studying
with the Writing Workshops in Cork, Ireland or Brunnenburg Castle, Italy
in the summer of 2017.*


  • Three awards of $1,000. One each in the genres of:

    Creative Non-Fiction

  • $25 per submission (limit 3)

  • Submission window: November 29, 2016 - January 6, 2017

  • Submissions considered for publication in Bayou Magazine

  • Open to all writers in English, in the U.S. and abroad

  • Contest judged by a jury of award-winning writers


Fiction and Creative Non-Fiction submissions: 5,000 words or less, typed, double-spaced, 12 point font

Poetry submissions: up to 3 poems, totaling 7 pages or less, typed, double-spaced, 12 point font


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*The award is not transferable or redeemable as cash, and must be used in 2017.
If award is used for Cork Writers' Retreat, student must enroll for full program duration.




For more information about the Writing Workshops Abroad, please contact:
Program Coordinator, Jarred Marlatt, Division of International Education | 504-280-7345 | (During Program) 353 894 976 697


University of New Orleans, Division of International Education, 2000 Lakeshore Dr., New Orleans LA 70148
phone 504-280-7116; fax 504-280-7317; e-mail

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