An emerging author is one who has had a romantic/romantic elements work commercially available or under contract for fewer than three years; or an author who is consistently making finals round in writing contests, is submitting and receiving requests from publishers or agents, or who has already secured an agent.

All Emerging authors:

Selling Submission
Little Gems
Spicy Bites
First Kiss
Ripping Start

If you have no works commercially available in the relevant word lengths:

Valerie Parv Award

If you have works commercially available:

Emerald Pro