East Fork Journal of Arts accepts submissions from the following people:

Current and former UC Clermont students

Current University of Cincinnati students

and students currently enrolled at any two-year college, nationwide.

Please specify in your cover letter which of these categories you qualify for. If you do not clearly fit one of these requirements, your submission will not be considered.

High School students: be sure to submit your work to the High School Contest Category. Work submitted to regular submissions categories will not be considered for the contest.


We are now also accepting multimedia, cross-genre submissions, in either audio or video format. Original musical compositions, spoken word poetry, dance, or short films are all acceptable examples.

Submit three to five poems, in one document, per reading period. Include in your cover letter which year you are currently in at UC,or what two-year college you are enrolled in. Please also include a brief bio.

Example:

John Smith
University of Cincinnati CECH
Junior

Any number of short stories of any length up to twenty pages are accepted. Please submit no more than twenty pages story per reading period. Include in your cover letter which year you are currently in at UC, or what two year college you currently attend, as well as a brief bio.

Example:

John Smith
University of Cincinnati CECH
Junior

Submit any numbers of pieces totaling twenty pages or less per reading period. Include in your cover letter which year you are currently in at UC, or what two-year college you are currently enrolled in. Please also include a brief bio.

Example:

John Smith
University of Cincinnati CECH
Junior

Submit up to five images, or high quality photographs of your art work, per reading period. Include in your cover letter which year you are currently in at UC, or what two-year college you are enrolled in. Please also include a brief bio.

Example:

John Smith
University of Cincinnati CECH
Junior