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CONDITIONS OF ENTRY:

GREENOCK WRITERS’ CLUB COMPETITIONS ONLY

(PLEASE READ CAREFULLY)

  1. ELIGIBILTY: Entries will be accepted (1) from honorary members and (2) from members who have paid (or are in the process of paying by instalments) their membership fees for the session in which the competition is being held.

B. PROCEDURES FOR SUBMISSION OF ENTRIES:

1. COVER PAGE: Show (at the top of the page) the name of the club, then (in the middle of the page) the title of the entry, a ONE WORD pseudonym, and the competition for which it is entered, and then (at the foot of the page) the number of words (or lines) used.  (Pseudonyms should be changed from year to year and a different pseudonym must be used for each competition entered.)  Thus the Cover Page should be as follows:

Greenock Writers’ Club

Title of entry

Pseudonym

Name of competition

Number of words (story or article) / Number of lines (poetry)

2. ON A PIECE OF PAPER write the following information and then put it into an envelope and seal it

Title of entry

Own name

3. SEALED ENVELOPE: Write the following information on the OUTSIDE of the sealed envelope:

Pseudonym

4. ATTACH the sealed envelope to your entry with a paperclip.

PLEASE NOTE:

  1. Your entry should be typed or word-processed, on one side of the page only.
  2. Stories and articles should be double-spaced.  Poems should be single-spaced.
  3. The pages of your entry should be secured with a paperclip, and not with a staple.
  4. The cover page should NOT be numbered.
  5. You may find it helpful to set up a template for your Cover Page that you can amend for each competition you enter.
  6. You may submit only ONE entry per competition.GWC Competition Rules: Revised July 2013