The final winners of the 2017 Christian Writing Contest announced at Athanatos Fest:
Grand Prize: Sophie Neville for Makorongo’s War
-$2,500 first prize!
Runner up: Preston Shires for Knight Time for Paris
Honorable Mention: Ben Strycker for Concerning Young Werther
Honorable Mention: Denise Griffon for The Bahraini Pearls
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The semi-finalists in our 2017 contests are:
Due to the fact that there were not enough non-fiction entries for that category to be competitive, that category has been eliminated for 2017 (we will try again in 2018) and the awards are being modified as follows: The grand prize, 1st place, award remains the same. One $1,000 award will be given to second place. Two ‘honorable mentions’ will be declared, and these each will receive $100. More info here.
Those making the second round of judging were:
If your name is not on this list, that means your entry has not been selected to continue on in the contest. At this time, if you wish to receive feedback/comments on your entry, please email Debbie Thompson at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be PATIENT, as there will likely be many people requesting feedback, and it takes time to process all the requests. NOTE: If you not REQUEST feedback, you will NOT receive it.
If your name is on this list, do not yet request feedback. Wait until the semi-finalists are announced, which will be shortly.