Calling All Writers!
The Ingrid Reti Literary Award Deadline is Approaching!

Writer of Short Stories to be Awarded $1,000!

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If you are a writer who lives in SLO County don't miss out on the opportunity to apply for the 2011 Ingrid Reti Literary Award of $1,000 from ARTS Obispo/SLO County Arts Council. Apply now, or scroll down for details!

DEADLINE: The Ingrid Reti Literary Award deadline for submissions is 4:00 pm on Friday, December 9. Guidelines and applications may be downloaded by clicking here.

For the fourth consecutive year, a $1,000 award will be given to a San Luis Obispo County writer whose work addresses a sense of place, natural and/or cultural.

The Ingrid Reti Literary Award, a program of ARTS Obispo/San Luis Obispo County Arts Council, was established by the family and friends of writer and teacher Ingrid Reti in an effort to continue her work mentoring San Luis Obispo County writers.

The 2011 Ingrid Reti Literary Award will be given to the writer of a submitted short story (fiction) of no more than 3,000 words.

The award is given based on the quality of the writing submitted and the work's creative expression addressing a sense of place, natural and/or cultural. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and a resident of San Luis Obispo County for a minimum of one year.

Work submitted for consideration should be created within the past three years and should not be previously published.

Please contact with questions.