SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Pitch Contest

 

 

 

 

 

PITCH CONTEST
(40 contest spots available; no added fee.)

Attendees may submit one pitch to our contest.

 


— Select option during registration.

 

—The first 40 participants will be emailed a link to upload a contest pitch by May 7.

 

— Winner will be selected blindly and announced at the Pitch Sessions.

 

— Winner will receive a 1:1 Zoom + Written Critique with Dan Cramer of Flannery Literary.

 

— If participant chooses both the CONTEST &  a STITCHED CRITIQUE with Dan Cramer, submit required materials from 2 different works-in-progress. No refunds will be given for Stitched Critiques.

 

— Winner will submit corresponding manuscript or dummy for post-event 1:1 Zoom + Written Critique by May 21, per THE GUIDELINES, at right.

 

— 1:1 Zoom + Written Critique will be scheduled before 25 June 2021.

 

 

How do I prepare and submit my Contest Pitch?

 

—See Log Lines in THE GUIDELINES, at right

 

 

—During registration, attendees will select I will participate in the PITCH CONTEST.

 

 

—The first 40 participants will be emailed a link to upload a contest pitch by May 7, 11:59 PM CST

 

 

—You will receive a confirmation if your pitch was received.

 

 

—Pitches received after the deadline will not be allowed in the contest.

 

 

 

QUESTIONS? Email Deborah Topolski, Co-RA