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writing awards

The Academy holds two annual competitions for writers. The Poetry Awards and Fiction Awards offer $1,500 to eligible state residents and $1,000 to students at SC institutions of higher learning. Judges are professional writers selected from out of state. Submission deadline is December 15, 2016. Entrants may use PayPal to pay entry fees online.