Submission Form: The Neal Cassady Award (for Young Writers of the Human Soul)


1. You must be between the ages of 18 and 30, as of 15 December 2018;
2. Entries must be submitted on this site on or before the stated deadline;
3. Winners will be announced on or before 15 February 2019;
4. The decision of the judges is final and will not be negotiated or discussed;
5. Entry fee for each contest is $10 US paid through PayPal on this site;
6. Award-winning entry receives $125 US; second, $75 US; third, $50 US;
7. The Neal Cassady Birthday Bash reserves one-time publication rights to all entries, in addition to the right to publish winning entries on the Neal Cassady Birthday Bash website;
8. You represent and warrant that you have the power and authority to submit the piece to the Neal Cassady Award, and that the piece is an original work;
9. You represent and warrant that neither the piece nor the submission thereof to the contest infringe(s) upon or violates any rights of any third party;
10. You represent and warrant that you have not published your piece for payment prior to the competition in print or online;
11. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Neal Cassady Award contest, the Neal Cassady Birthday Bash, and their respective successors, assigns and legal representatives, from any and all manner of claims and/or proceedings arising from or related in any way to your submission (or in the case of winning entries, publication) of your submission to the contest;
12. Your entry indicates your acceptance of ALL rules in this contest.
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