DAMOZEL is Notre Dame of Maryland University's annual creative magazine. For the 2017 issue, we are open for submissions of poems, stories, essays, and original artwork until March 1, 2017Guidelines for each of the categories can be accessed below.

Only NDMU students
 
past and present, undergraduate or graduate, can submit work to our regular call for submissions. In the cover letter section of your submission, please include a brief biographical note, including your major/degree program and graduation date. 

Young women in high school who wish to submit to our annual contest should do so under the Notre Dame Poetry Award category. This contest is open through March 31, 2017 
all young woman poets, ages 14-18, currently enrolled in a high school in Maryland.

Ends on March 31, 2017

This contest is open to all young woman poets, ages 14-18, currently enrolled in a high school in Maryland. Winner: $500; Second Place: $200; Third Place: $100

How to Enter:

1) You will be asked for your name, home address, and email address to begin your entry.

2)  In the “Cover Letter” field, include a brief note that states:

  • The name of your high school and your anticipated year of graduation
  • The title of each poem submitted (max of 2 poems per poet)

3)  Submit up to 2 poems as .pdf, .doc, .docx, or .rtf files. Poems should be single spaced, one poem per page. Your name or contact information SHOULD NOT appear on the poems themselves, which will be judged anonymously.  Please give each poem a title.


All entries must be received by Friday, March 31, 2017. The English Department of Notre Dame of Maryland University will screen and read all entries. All participants will be notified of the contest results by the end of April. 



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Current students and NDMU alumni can submit up to three poems in the following file formats: .doc, .docx., .rtf., or .pdf. 

Please include a cover letter with your name, preferred email, and your NDMU affiliation (if a current student, list your major and expected year of graduation; if an alum, list the year you graduated).
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Current students and NDMU alumni can submit three paintings, sketches, or illustrations and/or  black-and-white or color photographs.

Please include a cover letter with your name, preferred email, and your NDMU affiliation (if a current student, list your major and expected year of graduation; if an alum, list the year you graduated).


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Submit up to two short stories in one of the following file formats: .doc., .docx., .rtf., or .pdf.

Please include a cover letter with your name, preferred email, and your NDMU affiliation (if a current student, list your major and expected year of graduation; if an alum, list the year you graduated).
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Submit up to two personal essays in one of the following file formats: .doc., .docx., .rtf., or .pdf.

Please include a cover letter with your name, preferred email, and your NDMU affiliation (if a current student, list your major and expected year of graduation; if an alum, list the year you graduated).