We received a great deal of excellent work for the 2015 competition–so many that we feel compelled to recognize our finalists and semi-finalists.
- Devin Murphy of Palatine, IL
- Heidi Czerwiec of Grand Forks, ND
- Barbara Duffey of Madison, SD
- Randy Brown of Johnson, IA
- William Burleson of Minneapolis, MN
- David Zoby of Casper, WY
- Michelle Menting of Rhinelander, WI
Congratulations to all of them. Each one of these writers would have been a worthy recipient of the Great Plains Emerging Writer Prize.