creative writing contests
Congratulations to our 2015 contest winners!
Winners and finalists unable to attend our Awards Celebration will be mailed their certificates and prize money.
Literary Contest (a contest for the unpublished author)
Don't miss this opportunity to put your work to the test and compete with some of the best writing talent in our international PNWA Literary Contest.
There are 12 categories, cash prizes and every entry receives two valuable critiques. Winners are announced every year at the Summer Conference in front of writers, agents and editors.
DEADLINE: February, 2016
Nancy Pearl Book Award (a contest for the published author)
The Nancy Pearl Book Award is our new writing contest for completed, published books.
All PNWA members with books published in 2015 are welcome to enter! All entrants must be current members.
Winners are announced every year at the Summer Conference in front of writers, agents and editors.
DEADLINE: January, 2016
7/20/2017Thursday Keynote Dessert Reception: Natalie Baszille, Author of Queen Sugar
7/20/2017 » 7/23/20172017 PNWA Conference
7/20/2017Thursday Master Class: Write a novel – from first inspiration to final edit – with C. C. Humphreys
7/20/2017Thursday Master Class: Twelve-Stage Writer’s Model of Structure With Christopher Vogler
7/21/2017Friday Night Featured Dinner moderated by Robert Dugoni
Office: Writers' Cottage 317 NW Gilman Blvd., Ste. 8, Issaquah, WA 98027
Open Monday-Friday from 10am-3pm
Mailing: PMB 2717 - 1420 NW Gilman Blvd, Ste. 2,
Issaquah, WA 98027
Phone: (425) 673-2665