Judge Timeline

All times given are in MST.

  • July 1, 2019 — Contest open for submissions. Cap set at 55 entries.
  • July 31, 2019 11:59pm – Deadline for submissions. No other submissions will be accepted after this date.
  • August 05, 2019 — August 26, 2019 — LERA Chapter Judging entries
  • September 07, 2019 — Round One Finalists notified by e-mail within the week of this date. Finalists will be posted on the LERA Website
  • September 10, 2019 — Round One Finalists to submit a synopsis and letter of intent to final judges
  • September 10—September 27, 2019 Final Judges decide mentorships from Round One finalists
  • September 27, 2019 — Round Two Winners Announced
  • September 27, 2019 — November 2, 2019 – Final judge mentoring
  • November 2, 2019 —November 07, 2019 LERA members vote for The Writer
  • November 09, 2019 — The Writer announced at LERA meeting with announcement in RWR e-notes