Gateway Con… Writing Contests

Gateway Con is a 3-day literary event, June 14-16, 2019, at the Renaissance Hotel, across from Lambert Airport.
There are a couple of contests at Gateway Con and the details are below.
The Book Fair at Gateway Con has writing workshops, readings, panel events, and more.
Good luck to all who enter!

 
 
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Young Writers CON-Test

Opens: March 1st, 2019
Deadline: May 1st, 2019
Winners will be honored at a ceremony and reading at Gateway Con, Saturday, June 15, 2019 at Noon.
There are young writer workshops that day. The Book Fair is free to attend and open to the public.

THEME: TOMORROW
Maximum: 500 Words, Minimum: 250 Words
FREE to enter!
Open to any young writer in 4th-5th Grades or 6th-8th Grades.
See submission guidelines for a complete list of instructions and rules.

Prizes: 1st Place $25, 2nd Place $15, 3rd Place $10, Honorable Mention $5

Good luck to all who enter!

 
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Gateway Con Storyteller Award

Short Story Contest - must be over 18 years old
Opens: March 1st, 2019
Deadline: May 1st, 2019
Winners will be announced at the Gateway Con Book Party! Saturday, June 15, 2019, 6-8pm.
The Book Party and Book Fair at Gateway Con are free and open to the public. Please consider registering for a free ticket to reserve a seat at the Book Party. Visit the Book Fair Page for more information.


Free for registered Gateway to Publishing Conference & Convention attendees.
$15 for Non-Registered Attendees of Gateway Con. Open to all Writers over the age of
Email or Mailed Submissions
See the Submission Guidelines for a complete list of rules and instructions.
Maximum word count: 3000 words

Prizes: 1st Place $50, 2nd Place $30, 3rd Place $20, and Honorable Mention $10

 
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Best Booth in the Author Hall

Voted on by the fans… visitors to the Book Fair at Gateway Con will be able to vote on their favorite table in the Author Hall.
An award will be given during the Book Party to the table with the most votes on Saturday, June 15, 2019, 6-8pm

Come to the Book Fair and cast your vote at the SLWG Table.

A list of authors will be posted closer to the event.