1) The Literary Prize FLII - Words of Fire is instituted by Arte-Via Cooperativa and the consortium of the International Literary Festival of the Interior - Words of Fire, in honor of the victims of the forest fires of 2017, and is designed to reveal new talents of the literature in Portuguese.
2) The Prize distinguishes an original text in the field of fiction, written in Portuguese language by an author of Portuguese nationality, aged no more than 35 years.
3) The prize is € 7,500.00 (this amount includes the publishing).
4) Originals must be sent in triplicate, signed with a pseudonym, to: Arte-Via Cooperativa Meiral - Casa Amarela - 3200-095 Lousã
5) Competitive originals must be accompanied by a closed envelope, identified with the title of the work and the pseudonym of the author (coincident with the pseudonym used in the copies of the work) containing the complete identification of the author, until March 15, 2019 , date of postmark.
6) Originals must be at least 150,000 characters long with spaces, in A4 format, in letters that allow easy reading, and accompanied by a digital, CD or PEN recording.
7) The prize will be awarded during the literary festival from June 14 to 17, 2019.
8) The jury is appointed by the promoter.
9) The decisions of the Jury are unappealable.
10) If the originals in the contest are not of the required quality, the Jury may decide not to award the Prize.
11) The application for this award implies acceptance of this Regulation.
12) Any situations not foreseen in this regulation will be resolved by the promoter.