Who: Any UCI undergraduate or graduate student
Genre: any form of written word or multi-media genre such as essay, personal narrative, poem, prose poem, short story, flash fiction, literary journalism, political and policy analyses, translation of science into action, choreography (can be but is not required to be multi-modal). Works previously submitted for a class can be further polished and entered into the contest.
Preparation: Students can bring their work to the Center for Excellence in Writing and Communication, Science Library 193, for a writing consultation. (No one from the Writing Center will serve on the judges’ panel.)
Required manuscript format: PDF, typed, 11 or 12 point font, double-spaced. Any length from one page to 8,000 words maximum. Include a manuscript title and pagination in the footer of each page. Refrain from including your name on the manuscript itself; rather, include your name on a title page, which should also include your UCINetID, email address, Academic Program/Department, and year in school.
How to submit: Email submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org before the deadline of 5:00 pm, Monday, April 26, 2019.