Previous winner - Keaton Charles Butler's "My Life As A Human"
Salt Lake Community College students are invited to submit non-fiction manuscripts of 4,000-12,000 words by November 21, 2014. Submissions may include one or more pieces of non-fiction and must be within the word limit.
The winning writer will receive a $100 honorarium
and the opportunity to work with Publication Studies students to design and
publish an edition of 250 chapbooks from the manuscript in the SLCC
Publication Center. The winner will receive a set of 25 chapbooks.
Finalists in the competition will receive an opportunity to
work with Publication Studies students to design and publish an edition of 25
chapbooks from your manuscript. Finalists will receive a set of 5 chapbooks.
Any current student at SLCC may submit
a manuscript. The work must be the original work of the writer, and must not
have been previously published. Note: Writers who have attended SLCC in the last
year and who are currently still undergraduates at another institution are also
eligible to submit a manuscript.
The winning manuscript will be
published in chapbook format and distributed on campus and in the community. Finalist manuscripts will be published in
chapbook format and distributed on campus. The Chapbook Competition winner and
finalists will be celebrated at a gala Chapbook Launch and Public Reading.