The Dallas Genealogical Society is pleased to announce its 2013 Writing Contest for original material on topics of interest to genealogists and family historians. The contest is open to members and nonmembers of the DGS. Hobbyists, transitional, and professional genealogists are welcome to submit entries.
Submissions may include genealogies, family histories, and case studies that demonstrate use of genealogical methodology, techniques, and sources. The submission deadline is August 31, 2013. First prize is $500, second prize is $300 and third prize is $150.
Winning entries will be published in a future issue of Pegasus: Journal of the Dallas Genealogical Society.
Subject matter for the competition is defined in the contest Rules and Guidelines. Among the judges will be J. Mark Lowe, the professional genealogist, author and lecturer.
The 2012 winners of the Contest are listed on our web site and will appear in the premiere issue of Pegasus: Journal of the Dallas Genealogical Society.