Contest for Windows Fine Arts Magazine

Windows Magazine

January 25, 2021


Only original, unpublished works from Students, Faculty, Staff, and Alumni are eligible for this competition in the categories of writing and art. First place winners will be awarded a $100 monetary prize and publication in Lewis University’s Windows Fine Arts Magazine, which is available in the print version, as well as viewable on Lewis University’s website. Second, Third, and Honorable Mention prizes will be awarded publication in the magazine.

Each entrant may submit a total of six entries; three in the Open Submissions Category and three in the Special Category of “Covid-19.” Open submissions are themed on any subject, while the Special Category is devoted to the issue of “Covid-19.” Note that Students are judged separately from Faculty, Staff, and Alumni, and an individual can only win once in each category of writing, visual arts, and graphic arts.


Your manuscript is limited to five pages (poetry, fiction, academic essay, creative nonfiction); however, the research report is limited to ten pages in length with the reference page. The text should be double-spaced and typed in 12 font, Times New Roman. Please email your submission and entry form to Asst. Prof. Therese Jones at

Art-Visual Art and Digital Art

All works of art in any medium are eligible. When emailing your submission, please send, as attachments, your completed entry form and a high resolution 300 or greater dpi JPEG color profile image of the work to Asst. Prof. Therese Jones at

If you would like to be a take a one-credit course on how to publish this magazine, the class titled Windows Magazine Apprenticeship, is 1 credit and is offered in the spring semester. 

If you have any questions, please contact Asst. Prof. Jones at or ext. 5321.