• Submissions open now
  • Deadline April 1, 2017
  • Winners will be announced April 30, 2017

Submission Rules:

  • 3 Categories:
  • Non-Fiction (1500 words max)
  • Fiction (1500 words max)
  • Poetry (1 page single spaced max)
  • Submit entry as a Word Document ( Font Times New Roman, Size 12)
  • 1st prize – $150, 2nd prize – $100, 3rd prize – $75
  • 3 honourable mentions in each category.
  • Winners and honourable mentions will be published in RCLAS E-Zine, Wordplay at Work.
  • Fees $10 per submission for members, $20 per submission for non-members.
  • Maximum three submissions per person, total combined in any of our categories.
  • Previously published work will be accepted as long as author retains copyright.
  • Cover letter to include Name, Address, Email, Phone, Category, Title, Payment info.
  • Submissions to judges are anonymous. Judges will be announced in February 2017
  • Current Board Members are not eligible to submit.
  • Winner’s Reading Event TBA


Pay via Paypal at www.rclas.com

AND email entry and cover letter to secretary@rclas.com

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Email Word Document entry to secretary@rclas.com

(DO NOT mail submission) and mail your cheque or money order to:

Royal City Literary Arts Society
Box #308 – 720 6th Street
New Westminster, BC   V3L 3C5

For further information Email: secretary@rclas.com