Kansas Authors Club

There are presently no open calls for submissions.


Opening on April 1, 2017 - State literary contests in prose and poetry for adult and youth categories - open for submissions April 1 through June 15 of 2017. Links to those contest guidelines are below and can also be found on the website, www.kansasauthors.org.

Literary Contest Guidelines--prose and poetry (Adult)

Youth Writing Contests--fiction, non-fiction, poetry 

Karnowski Youth Poetry Contest (note that entries for the Karnowski contest are not accepted on Submittable. Guidelines are provided here for your convenience. Youth are encouraged to enter both the Karnowski and the Kansas Authors Club contests.)