2015 Writing Contest Closes April 30
It’s time to dot that last “i” and cross the final “t”. The final day to submit entries to the Dallas Genealogical Society’s 2015 Writing Contest is Thursday, April 30.
The contest is open to both members and non-members of DGS as well as amateurs and professionals. Only original material not previously published elsewhere in any format is eligible. Winners will be announced in July, 2015.
First prize is $500; second prize is $300 and third prize is $150.
Complete Rules and Guidelines are available at http://www.dallasgenealogy.org/Info/Guidelines.pdf
Winning articles are eligible to be published in Pegasus: Journal of the Dallas Genealogical Society. Past winning entries can be read in the 2013 and 2014 Research Issues of Pegasus, which members can access through the DGS website. In 2014, Pegasus was awarded 1st Place, Category VI (Official Periodicals of Partner Societies/Journals) by the Texas State Genealogical Society
Upcoming Meetings & Events
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DGS Newsletters From Present to 1976 Available On-Line
Most of the newsletters created by the DGS from September, 1976 to the present have been scanned and are now available to the public (we are missing a few copies here and there... if you happen to own one of the missing issues please consider donating or scanning it so we can complete our collection!). View the collection at Resources -> Newsletters.