Submission Guidelines and Form

 

Eligibility:

Any student enrolled in an NWF State College course for credit at the time of submission is eligible to enter.

Numbers:

A student may submit up to 7 entries of prose and/or poetry.

Poems submitted to the magazine may also be entered in the James and Christian LaRoche Memorial Poetry Contest if the writer is an undergraduate.

Contributors will receive publication credit and two free copies of the journal.

Deadline:

January 31st each year.

Submission Process (read carefully):

  • All submissions must be in Word (.doc, .docx) or Rich Text (.rtf) format.
    You will receive an error if you try to upload word perfect, or some other file type. If you only have Word Perfect, please convert your document to Rich Text (.rtf) format.
  • Each document must contain only one piece. (Separate each poem/prose piece into a separate document.)
  • DO NOT include your name or any other identifying information in the document. This form will ensure that your pieces are correctly identified as yours without allowing judges to recognize the contributor.
  • Complete an online permission form below.
  • When all fields in the Permission Form are complete, you will click Submit at the bottom of the form.

Begin Here

Complete the following fields, then click the Submit button below. You will upload your submissions on the next page.

Contributor's Personal Information: (All fields are required.)

First Name: Last Name:

NWF State College Student ID:

Email Address:

Phone Number:

Street Address:

City: State: Zip:

Contributor's Note: (This field is required.)

In the space provided below, please write a short contributor's note to use with your piece if we decide to publish it.

Your name should appear in the biography as you would like it to appear in print.  The bio should be written in the third person and limited to one or two sentences, such as the following:

Joe Cool is a collegiate high school student studying computer science. He plans to attend the University of Oregon and study journalism. 

Longer bios may be edited for space.

Submission(s)

First Piece

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Second Piece

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Third Piece

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Fourth Piece

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Fifth Piece

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Sixth Piece

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Seventh Piece

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Submit

By clicking the Submit button below, I hereby give Blackwater Review the right to publish my prose and/or poetry piece(s). Note: We will publish your work using the name you provide on this form.

 

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