11th International Conference UNIFERO Inc.

July 12 - 15, 2018, Alba Iulia, ROMANIA

Dedicated to Women Heroes of Romania and of the World

Annual Creative Literary Contest

(No fee required for the participation in the contest)

 

UNIFERO Inc., a non-profit, non-governmental organisation registered in Atlanta, USA, invites you to the fourth Annual Literary Contest for Adults (open January 30 - May 30, 2018),  on the occasion of the 11th UNIFERO Inc. International Conference to take place in Alba Iulia, ROMANIA July, 12-15, 2018 dedicated to The Centenial Great Unification Anniversary.

First, Second and Third Prize will be awarded, along with three honorable mentions.

The winners present at the Conference will be awarded diplomas and prizes.

Theme (two choices):

1.       Stories for the Children of the World - Exceptional women of Romania, of Romanian origin, or of other countries, well known or not as famous, involved in historical events

(e.g. Ana IPATESCU, Elena CUZA, Jean d’Arc, Wu Ze Tian, the only empress in Chinese history, Clara Campoamor Rodriguez, the lead advocate on women’s rights in Spain, Leonilde Iotti of Italy, etc.).

The children’s story shall have up to 3 (three) pages, with paragraphs.

The text may also be accompanied by graphic art/own drawing as an illustration (extra page).
OR
2. Journal pages - A historical or social event involving a woman and affecting the lives of the people /the existence of Romania / or of mankind 3 (three) pages.

 

The Journal shall be written in first person;  the Bibliography will be mentioned at the end of the story (at least 2 books and 2 websites).

For each of the two chosen themes, the Jury will take into consideration the creativity, correct speech, the clear, unambiguous, attractive, original style of the author, expressing personal opinions/ideas.

 

Contest rules:

1. The typed paper must have a Motto in the upper-right corner on the first page.

2. Another .doc file must contain: Full name, profession, postal adress (with country if outside Romania), email adress, phone number, a photo included in the text, short CV.

The font used: Times  New  Roman; size 12; line and paragraph spacing 1.5.

Each participant shall submit their work by email in the above format (motto, etc.) at: Această adresă de email este protejată contra spambots. Trebuie să activați JavaScript pentru a o vedea. and Această adresă de email este protejată contra spambots. Trebuie să activați JavaScript pentru a o vedea..

 

Deadline for submissions: May 30, 2018

 

Award-winning works will be printed in the volume „UNIFERO - Diamante Spirituale” by the end of 2018, together with the previous contests works.

Winners of previous UNIFERO Contests may participate as guests of honor with works on one of the two themes.