Note: All deadlines must be met by 5 p.m. Central Time. All deadlines are final.
October 8, 2013
Online sign-up for volunteer contest judges (RWA members only) opens at 9 a.m. CDT.
November 12, 2013
2014 Golden Heart Contest opens to entries at 9 a.m. CT.
December 13, 2013
Entered works and related contest fees must be submitted to RWA's contest site.
March 1, 2014
Preliminary-round scores due to RWA Office.
March 26, 2014
E-mails and phone calls to notify finalists will commence. Release of the official finalist list on RWA website by 2 p.m. CT.
June 1, 2014
Final-round scores due to RWA Office.