Hal Prize Deadline Approaching March 1

The Peninsula Pulse proudly presents the 2015 Hal Prize.

The Hal Prize is open to writers of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and to photographers throughout the United States.

The contest offers publication in the Peninsula Pulse’s annual Literary Issue, reaching a readership of 17,000. Cash awards of up to $150, a week stay at Write On, Door County (a literary retreat located in the heart of the Door Peninsula), a class at Peninsula School of Art (a nationally recognized year-round destination for artists and art appreciators), and other prizes will be awarded.

The Hal Prize is presented in collaboration with Write On, Door County, a nonprofit organization promoting writing and reading to year-round and seasonal residents in the county.

Due to the volume of submissions received in previous years, the deadline for entry has been moved up to Sunday, March 1, 2015.

All submissions will be accepted digitally. For complete submission guidelines and to submit your creative work, visit