The contest is now open for the above prize. Deadline for submission is JULY 17, 2011. Everyone is eligible for this contest. Entrants are to submit ONLY one TRUE flash story of not more than 750 words on the theme:
Women As Vessels of Honour.
Entry is free.
Soft copy of entry to be submitted as attached file in MS-WORD to [email protected] with the title: CECILIA UNAEGBU PRIZE.
The Name, Phone Number, Address and pasted SELF photographs OF ENTRANTS to be provided in MS WORD in a second attached file.
Entrants should make sure NOT to provide their particulars within the body of the story. This will help for fair judgment.
Any entry submitted without heed to the above conditions will be DISQUALIFIED.
Special consideration will be given to stories that celebrate the virtuous woman in the authors’ lives by reconstructing for history an unforgettable virtuous action (s) done by such a woman. Masterful use of rich language, engaging imagery and cohesive plot are buzz skills for this prize too.
PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT of winners will be made in early September 2011, first at the launching of four books by her son, Jeff Unaegbu and in other media.
FIRST PRIZE: 15, 000 NAIRA (96 USD)
SECOND PRIZE: 10, 000 NAIRA (64 USD)
THIRD PRIZE: 5, 000 NAIRA (32 USD)
and 10 consolation prizes.
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