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Submit a Novel

How to Submit a Novel

Please send one digital copy (required), i.e. an easy to read PDF file, to and five hard copies to:

VCU Cabell First Novelist Award
c/o VCU Libraries
901 Park Ave., Box 842033
Richmond, VA 23284-2033


Submissions for the 2021 contest are currently open. Postmark deadline is December 30, 2020. The winner will be announced in June or July 2021.

Rules for Submission

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