The Contest is Now Closed
Thank you to everyone who submitted a story. We received over 100 entries! A panel of judges, including author Helaine Becker, will now review the entries.
How do I know if I’ve won?
Authors of winning stories will be notified by email and/or phone in December. There will be five winners from each category or 15 stories that will be recognized.
The award ceremony will be held on Friday January 25, 2019, 6:00pm at the Lakeshore branch. Winners will receive award plaques, gift cards, and printed anthologies of the collected works. The best overall story will also win the Seepe Walters Award, a $100 cash grand prize.
Past Winning Stories
Click below to explore the incredible collection of past winning stories.