To honor the memory of Emyl Jenkins, a generous advocate for writers and their readers, James River Writers presents an annual award to an outstanding Virginian who, as Emyl did, inspires a love of writing and writing education. If you know someone you’d like to see honored, nominate them for the 2018 Emyl Jenkins Award.
To make a nomination, complete this form. In no more than 500 words, explain how the nominee makes Virginia a better place for writers. For more information about Emyl Jenkins and the Emyl Jenkins award, visit Emyl Jenkins Award.
Nominations are open from May 1 through August 15.