2023 Bulletin Editor’s Contest

Deadline for forms to be submitted is January 10,2024

The BEAC was designed to offer guidance to editors in the publication of their Society newsletters and to honor the outstanding longevity of these editors and their contributing authors. The Bulletin Editors’ Contest is held annually as a means to evaluate this work with results announced at the annual convention.

2 paper copies to be sent to:

Lucy Jackson
91 1/2 River Ave.,
Patchogue New York 11772
Note: DO NOT USE FEDEX to deliver

1 copy to be sent electronically to :

The deadline for bulletins, articles, and special publication submissions is January 10, 2024. Remember, all of your submissions must have been published in your bulletin/newsletter from January 2023 through December 2023.

The forms and guidelines below are valid for the 2023 Bulletin Editor’s Contest, and the submission forms themselves are in either fillable .dotx format (microsoft template file) or .pdf format:


General Guidelines
General Guidelines Bulletins Articles.
Specific Guidelines
Specific Guidelines Adult Articles Features.Specific Guidelines Adult Poetry.
Specific Guidelines Bulletins.Specific Guidelines Junior Articles Features.
Specific Guidelines Junior Poetry.Specific Guidelines Special Publications.
Specific Guidelines WildCard BEACs.

Submission Forms

Junior Poetry Junior Poetry
Junior Under 12 Articles Junior Under 12 Articles
Special Public Special Public
Adult Articles Adult Articles
Adult Articles Adv Adult Articles Adv
Adult Poetry Adult Poetry
Bulletins Bulletins
Features Features
Junior 12 to 17 Articles Junior 12 to 17 Articles