Freddie Award for Writing Excellence
The Freddie Award for Writing Excellence (FAWE), sponsored by the Florida Chapter of Mystery Writers of America (FMWA), is a competition for Mystery genre and Thriller genre manuscripts. It is open to any UNPUBLISHED, UNCONTRACTED, and UNAGENTED Mystery or Thriller manuscript as long as specified criteria and proper procedures are followed. The entrant need not be a member of Mystery Writers of America (MWA) to enter; but is limited to authors in the U.S. and Canada.
The 2017 Freddie Awards are closed. The top five finalists in the Mystery and the Thriller category will be announced Jan. 15, 2018. The winners will be announced at Friday, March 2, at Sleuthfest 2018.
Entry fees are as follow: $25 for MWA members and $30 for non-MWA members.
To learn more about how to join FL-MWA, click here.
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Credit for Freddie Contest Logo goes to Joshua Robinson