In honor of my grandmother, Betty, who taught all of her 6 children to love reading and writing at an early age.
Deadline for Fall 2022 Entries
All entries must be postmarked no later than October 15, 2022. Winners will be notified by December 1, 2022.
How To Enter
To enter, simply fill out our online form.
Or to enter via mail, download the entry form, type your story and mail it to us with the reading fee to
The Betty Award
P.O. Box 1826
Oak Park, IL 60304
There is a $20 US reading fee per story.
Please make check or money order payable to The Betty Award.
Winning Spring 2022 entries will be published on this website after August 1, 2022.