Erma Bombeck Writing Competition


300 College Park
Dayton, OH 45469-1323

The Erma Bombeck Writing Competition is hosted every two years by the University of Dayton and the Washington-Centerville Public Library in Centerville, Ohio, where Erma wrote the books and columns that launched her national fame.

Capture the essence of Erma’s writings, and you could win $500 and a free registration to the Erma Bombeck Writers Workshop.

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Prize Info

  • First Prize: $500 and a free registration to the Erma Bombeck Writers Workshop

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