Songwriter Opportunities

The newsletter of the Southwest Virginia Songwriters Association, Salem, Va., lists a Song of the Year contest sponsored by The Southern Songwriters Guild, P.O. Box 6817, Shreveport, Louisiana 71136. The first prize is $500 cash plus five hours of studio time and a possible publishing contract. There will also be other awards and prizes. Deadline is February 15, 1992, and the entry fee is $10 per song. Categories are country, gospel, R&B/jazz, urban/pop/rock.