I'm a huge fan of the William F. Deeck Malice Domestic Unpublished manuscript program:
and of course, this:
But really, this:
the whole story of why I love this contest is here.
BUT, the really important thing is this:
The William F. Deeck-Malice Domestic Grants Program is announcing the 2012 call for submissions from Unpublished Writers. Submissions will be accepted between September 15th through November 15th, 2012 only.
The William F. Deeck-Malice Domestic Grants Program for Unpublished Writers is designed to foster quality Malice Domestic literature and to help the next generation of Malice Domestic authors get their first works published.
For submission guidelines as well as a complete list of previous grant winners, go here
Please contact our Grants Chair, Harriette Sackler, with any questions (MaliceGrants at Comcast dot net)