FILNE Readers Choice Awards

Open to attending authors.


FILNE Reader's Choice Award is open to all registered authors. Deadline for submission: Will be announced year to year. Send your entries to the contest coordinator and PayPal entry fee to
Entries must be complete first 3 chapters, never-before published, novellas or novels, inspired by fall in New England.
Initial judges will be registered FILNE readers, so this is essentially a Reader’s Choice contest! The final judge will be announced each. There is no required word count, but authors are encouraged to submit something at least 40 K that can be easily expanded into a novel (just in case an agent or editor wants to offer a contract!)
Prizes will be awarded at the FILNE conference.
First prize: Paid registration to the next FILNE conference! Plus a hard-copy certificate, as well as a graphic for your website; and two graphic ads for your unlimited use.
Runner up: Half paid registration for the next FILNE conference; hard-copy certificate; website certificate.