Deadline:

June 30, 2019.

Location:

Online.

(Award)

Description

North Street Book Prize

5th year. Your self-published book can win up to $3,000 plus expert marketing services.

More Details

All contestants will receive a copy of The Great First Impression Book Proposal by Carolyn Howard-Johnson (PDF), and free guides to successful publishing from BookBaby.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

Submit one or more self-published books in these categories:

  • Mainstream/Literary Fiction.
  • Genre Fiction.
  • Creative Nonfiction & Memoir.
  • Poetry.
  • Children’s Picture Book.
  • Graphic Narrative (novels, memoirs, story collections, etc.).

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.

Program Period

Submission till June 30, 2019.

The results will be announced on February 15, 2020.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Up to 200,000 words in length.
  • You may submit a collection of short stories or essays as a single entry.
  • No restrictions on age or country.
  • No restriction on year of publication.

Opportunity Cost

(Award)

  • One grand prize winner will receive $3,000, a marketing analysis and one-hour phone consultation with Carolyn Howard-Johnson, a $300 credit at BookBaby, and 3 free ads in the Winning Writers newsletter (a $450 value)
  • The top winner in each category will receive $1,000, a marketing analysis and one-hour phone consultation with Carolyn Howard-Johnson, a $300 credit at BookBaby, and one free ad in the Winning Writers newsletter (a $150 value).
  • One honorable mention in each category will receive $250.
  • We will publish online excerpts (1,000-6,000 words) from all entries that win a prize, along with critiques from the judges.
  • All contestants will receive a copy of The Great First Impression Book Proposal by Carolyn Howard-Johnson (PDF), and free guides to successful publishing from BookBaby.

Entry fee:

  • $60 per book

How to Apply

First Step: Go to the submission site from here.

Second Step: Create a new account or sign in and fill your personal information.

Third Step: Submit self-published books in the following categories, up to 200,000 words in length:

  • Mainstream/Literary Fiction
  • Genre Fiction
  • Creative Nonfiction & Memoir
  • Poetry
  • Children’s Picture Book
  • Graphic Narrative (novels, memoirs, story collections, etc.)

then choose the paying method and submit your book.

Apply Now

More Details

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This Scholarship Published by:
Hesham Galal / Egypt

Reviewed by “ Sara Issam / Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team