Porter Fleming Literary Competition - Organized by the Morris Museum of Art
Jonathan Green, <i>Bessie Mae,</i> 1995. Lithograph/Linocut, 42½ x 31½. © Jonathan Green.
Jonathan Green, Bessie Mae, 1995. Lithograph/Linocut, 42½ x 31½. © Jonathan Green.

The Porter Fleming Literary Competition honors the memory of Porter Fleming, one of Augusta, Georgia’s leading citizens and foremost philanthropists. The competition is administered, with the support of the Porter Fleming Foundation, by the Morris Museum of Art, the first museum in the country to focus on the art and artists of the American South.

The Porter Fleming Literary Competition consists of four categories—fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and one-act play—and awards $7,000 in cash awards.

Winners are invited to participate in a special literary program and awards ceremony April 2022, in the auditorium of the Morris Museum of Art. Awards will be mailed the following week to any winners not in attendance.

OR, pay by personal check:

Make checks payable to the Morris Museum of Art. No money orders or cash accepted.

Mail ALL Entries and Entry Forms to:

Morris Museum of Art, 2022 PFLC, 1 Tenth St, Augusta, GA 30901. Attn: Brenda Hall