1. Include in the subject line: KLN: Own Your Voice Scholarship: Genre
Genres: Picture book = (PB) , middle grade = (MG) , chapter book = (CB), young adult = (YA), or illustrator = (IL)
2. In the body of the email, in 250 words, describe your diverse background and what attending a professional children’s writing conference means to you.
3. Submit entire picture book manuscript or the first 5 pages of any CB, MG, or YA novel in standard manuscript.
4. Illustrators include a pitch in the body of email and up to 5 art samples attached as jpegs.
5. Include your name, email address, address, and phone number at the bottom of your email.
6. Do not include name or contact information on the manuscript.
7. Please email to Urania Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org between February 1,
2019 and February 28, 2019 11:59 Central Standard time.