Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
42
Days
January 15 2022
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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Summerfield G. Roberts Award

Description

A cash award of two thousand five hundred dollars ($2,500) is presented by the Sons of the Republic of Texas to the author of a work of creative writing on the Republic of Texas judged best by the Judging Committee. The manuscripts must be written or published during the calendar year for which the award is given. No entry may be submitted more than one time. There is no word limit on the material submitted for the award. The manuscripts may be fiction, nonfiction, poems, essays, plays, short stories, novels, or biographies. The competition is open to all writers everywhere; they need not reside in Texas nor must the publishers be in Texas. Judges each year are winners of the award in the last three years. Five (5) copies of each entry must be mailed to the General Office of the Sons of the Republic of Texas.

Amount Details

$2,500
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Literature/English/Writing, History, Journalism

How to Apply

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Contact Ms. Janet Knox
Office Manager
aa-srt@son-rep-texas.net
Tel: 979-245-6644
Fax: 979-244-3819 Address 1717 8th Street
Bay City, TX 77414