IMPORTANT: For those applications requiring reference letters, we strongly advise that you contact references in advance of submitting their names, informing them that they will receive a portal-generated email. They must use the information and links contained in that email to submit their letter.
IMPORTANT: You must use the Competition Portal to apply for the Competitions listed below.

Competition Deadlines

  • Byron Caldwell Smith Book Award

    Deadline: Monday, March 4, 2019 11:59pm Given biennially to an individual, residing or employed in Kansas, who has authored an outstanding book published within the two calendar years preceding the application deadline. One award for Fiction and one for Non-Fiction given each competition cycle. View Application Instructions...

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