Sample Score Sheet

Judging is based on the Diederich scale for a possible maximum score of 50 points. Judges are encouraged to make written comments directly in the manuscript and on the score sheets. The degree and depth of the critique provided is at the discretion of the TARA Contest. Judges are a combination of TARA members who are certified through a six-hour TARA workshop, RWA PRO, or published authors. All judging is confidential.

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