Online Entry Form:
File Format: Files should be saved in DOC, RTF or TXT format.
Number of Entries: Up to two (2) in each of the three (3) categories of previously unpublished works.
Fiction(up to 4,000 words), Creative Non-Fiction (up to 3,000 words), and Poetry (up to fifty lines).
Eligibility: Adult writers who reside, work, or belong to a writing group in Essex County. High school and college students who attend schools in Essex County.
Entry Fee: $10 per entry for adults. Fee is waived for high school students and college students.
Fees must be mailed to:
Marblehead Festival of Arts
P.O. Box 331
Marblehead, MA 01945
Names of authors must not appear on the entries.
Word count must appear in upper right-hand corner.
Each entry must be double-spaced and titled.
If not submitting online, you must include: name, address, phone, email adress, and category;
high school and college students must also include the name of their school.
1) Submit and pay online using the form at bottom of page.
2) Submit by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org ,(payment must be mailed on the same day)
3) Submit by mail with payment to: Marblehead Festival of Arts, P.O. Box 331, Marblehead, MA 01945
on the same day as the submission
All entries will be displayed at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 28 Mugford St. during the Festival and will not be returned
To contact the chairs of this exhibit: Carol Thompson, M.P. Carver & Laura Smith email@example.com
Awards: In each category: Best of Show ($125), Outstanding Work ($50), and Honorable Mention
Special Awards: Marcia Doehner Award, Georgette Beck Award