ENTRY FORM: Rachel Carson Environment Book

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Enter a published nonfiction book covering a topic of environment journalism, published between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2014. Note: Memoirs and picture books are not eligible.

For electronic books:  Include detailed instructions on how to access the book. Please include the formats available to read the book. If a special reader app is needed, supply the name of the app to seach for in the entry form's "Reader App" field. If your book cannot be accessed without payment, you must supply the cost of four books plus $1.38 for postage so the director can send reimbursements to judges. If the reader app must be purchased, include the cost for four purchases. Make your check out to Christine Bruggers, SEJ Awards Director, and send to the address listed below.  Please don't send your check to the SEJ office! This will delay getting your books to judges.

If you are sending hard copies, complete your online form and payment before shipping the four copies of your book. Books without an entry form and payment will not be sent to judges.

After filling out your entry form,  ship FOUR copies of the book with a copy of the cover letter to:

SEJ Awards
C/O Chris Bruggers, Director of Awards
186 North Bellaire Ave
Louisville, KY 40206

Books that are not in English must include a complete translation.

When the form is complete, you will be redirected to a secure payment site where you can pay instantly by credit card or opt to mail a check. Your entry will not be considered until payment is received.

Online entry forms must be received by April 1, 2014, midnight your local time. Shipped materials must be postmarked April 1, 2014. If you have questions, email Awards Director Chris Bruggers or call her at (502) 641-1844.

Good luck!