Writing a synopsis is one of the most important skills to master if you want to get an editor or agent interested enough to request your full manuscript. First impressions count – and impressing an editor or agent depends on it.
Opens: 10 October 2016
Closes: 31 October 2016, midnight Sydney time
(entries sent outside these dates cannot be accepted)
Eligibility: all RWA members.
Enter – via email only
Short manuscript (10K to 65K): maximum 2 pages single spaced
Long manuscript (65K and over): maximum 3 pages single spaced
Check the formatting guidelines on the entry form
Entry fee – per entry
$30 (entries within Australia. GST incl.)
$27.27 (entries outside Australia)
Two entries per member are permitted.
Final judge – Joanne Grant, Senior Executive Editor, Harlequin UK
Prizes – 1st – $200, 2nd – $100 , 3rd – $ 75 (plus certificates)
To enter click here.
Queries – firstname.lastname@example.org