I certify that this entry is my original work and that, at the time of submission, it has not been accepted for publication.
I have read, understood, and agree to abide by the official rules of the Great Expectations Contest. I further understand and agree that any questions regarding the interpretation of the official rules will be decided by the contest officials, and I will accept as final the decision of the contest officials in any such matters. I also realize and accept that manuscript judging is subjective by nature. Accordingly, I will accept and abide by the decisions of any judges and/or contest officials regarding winners for the contest. I understand and accept that ideas and titles cannot be copyrighted.
I specifically agree to indemnify, hold harmless, and reimburse North Texas RWA and its contest personnel and/or judges, on demand, for all loss, cost, or expenses incurred in connection with either:
a) Any dispute arising from my participation in the Great Expectations Contest, or
b) Any other dispute arising from circumstances beyond the control of the contest officials.
My electronic signature on this Contestant’s Agreement shows that I accept as reasonable the statements I have made above. I am agreeing to this Contestant’s Agreement in consideration that North Texas RWA, the contest officials, and the contest judges are relying on the truth and sincerity of my statements. I further realize that my contest entry will not be accepted if I do not show my acceptance of this Contestant’s Agreement by checking the box below.