Genesis Contest

American Christian Fiction Writers


P.O. Box 101066
Palm Bay, FL 32910-1066


The ACFW Genesis Contest is for unpublished Christian fiction writers. With ten categories to enter, Genesis provides the opportunity for unbiased feedback on writers’ work by published authors and experienced judges, and the chance for finalists to have their work read by Christian publishing house editors and literary agents.

Any author whose work has not been previously published in novella or book-length fiction (in ANY print or online form) is eligible to enter Genesis.

Submission Info

Prize Info

  • First Prize: Winner's Awards and gold Genesis lapel pin

  • Additional Information: The finalists in each category will receive a certificate and silver Genesis pin.

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