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How to Enter Them - Beware of scams.


Please Note

The information given here is for GUIDANCE ONLY. While every effort is made to ensure that it is accurate,

before entering any listed competition you should obtain full rules and an entry form from the organisers.

 

Deadline

First Prize

Summary

15th December 2014 1st $250



entry  $10

Tethered by Letters' Fall Short Story Contest

We are currently accepting short stories of any genre ranging from 1,000 to 7,500 words. The short story contest winner will be published as the featured short story in the Summer 2015 Quarterly Journal. Five finalists will be considered for subsequent quarterly journal publications or a TBL monthly feature. Each finalist will also receive free professional edits on their submission. International submissions welcome.

Deadline: December 15, 2014

Prize: $250 and publication in the quarterly journal

Entry Fee: $10 per entry

URL: http://tetheredbyletters.com/submissions/contest-submission

Contact Info: Joe Reinis, jreinis@tetheredbyletters.com

21st December 2014 1st 700

entry  5

SENTINEL ANNUAL SHORT STROY COMPETITION 2014

Closing Date: 21 December, 2014

Details: For original, previously unpublished short stories in English language, in any style, on any subject, up to 2000 words long.

Eligibility: Writers of all nationalities living in any part of the world may enter this competition.

Judge: David Caddy.

Prizes: 700 (1st), 350 (2nd), 175 (3rd), 55 x 5 (High Commendation)

Fees: 5 per story (You may enter as many stories as you wish)

Contact: Enter online or download Entry Form for postal entries at

http://www.sentinelpoetry.org.uk/sawc/short-story.html

Send Cheques/Postal Orders in GB Pound Sterling only, payable to SENTINEL POETRY MOVEMENT to: Unit 136, 113 – 115 George Lane, South Woodford, London E18 1AB

E-mail: competitions@sentinelpoetry.org.uk

30th April 2015 1st 100


entry free

City, Town or Village Writing Competition
Closing date: Midnight on 30th April 2015
Prize: 100.00 cash prize and published on website
Entry fee: Free to enter
Length: Maximum 750 words, fact or fiction
We are looking for an interesting, original travel article about any city, town or village, which will persuade readers of the Senior Travel Expert website that this is somewhere they would really like to visit!
See the website for full details: http://seniortravelexpert.com/city-town-village-writing-competition/