Entry fees: £5 for one poem or £10 for six poems. Can add words and change capitalization. Deadline: February 28, June 30 every year, October 31. Multiple and simultaneous poetry and short story entries are accepted. Participants must be enrolled in high school or a version of secondary education and should be between the ages of 16-19 years. Tags: , , , , , , , is an opportunity for new writers of science fiction and fantasy to have their work judged by some of the masters in the field and discovered by a wide audience. A cover letter is not required and will not affect the success of your submission.
Restrictions: The poem should be previously unpublished. Restrictions: Books must be written in English and published and copyrighted in 2018 to be eligible for the 2019 prize. Our fiction-only format allows us to consider very long as well as very short stories. Story must be a horror flash fiction story no more than 1,000 words focusing on a sole survivor on a deserted island. While our monthly writing contests ended in 2016, the tens of thousands of essays can still be found and read here on StageofLife.
The publication in the anthology will be distributed to mayors, governors and U. Stage of Life users teens, college students, Millennials, Gen Y, Gen X, and Baby Boomers can also share and archive their life stories via their Stage of Life profile page. Restrictions: Only independently published books from 2018. Restrictions: All entries should be previously unpublished. Prizes The winning entry will be published in the Financial Times at its sole discretion , the World Bank Group blog, and brought with reasonable expenses covered to the World Bank Group Spring Meetings in Washington D. The mission of this contest is to reward bravery in real-life storytelling and create an understanding of our world through thoughtful, engaging narratives.
Awarded every year on December 31. All three from each category are given certificates and two tickets to the Midwest Book Awards gala. Eligibility: SurvivalBlog advertisers, prize donors, editors, and families of staff members are not eligible for the contest. To be eligible for judging in its quarter, an entry must be postmarked or received electronically no later than midnight on the last day of the quarter. The Reading Venues database includes details about how to schedule your own reading, admission fees, audience size, parking and transit information, and more.
However, they also want recognition for their content. Timothy Donnelly and Mai Der Vang will serve as preliminary judges; Daniel Borzutzky, Randall Mann, and Patricia Smith will serve as final judges. This is a merit-based competition, judging the skill of the writer and the practical value of the content of the articles. If you live in the U. Because of our focus on real life viewpoints from everyday, real-life people, the essays uploaded to StageofLife. I also like to think we have a little something for everyone! Any plagiarism will be grounds to have your article removed and disqualified from the judging.
Eligibility: Anyone over the age of 18. Box 303 Moyie Springs, Idaho 83845. Coetzee, Anna Funder, and Peter Rose will judge. Francis College to offer its support and encouragement to the literary community and mid-career authors who have recently published their 3rd to 5th work of fiction. Writers are limited to 5 poems and stories no longer than 8,000 words.
We reserve the right to edit articles for length, grammar, spelling, punctuation and to excise any portions that are off-topic. Do you prefer to enter by mail? There must be a reference to alcohol or drugs. We regret we cannot consider poetry, or works intended for children. Eligibility: Poets from the African continent. Deadline: Annual submission window is January 1 through May 15. Poets do not have to live in Lincoln to be eligible. Inkitt runs contests regularly, so be sure to! The winning poem is published in the Academy of American Poets popular Poem-a-Day series during May and published on Poets.
Check this one out, insider tip: seattlewritingcontest. Restrictions: Published books from 2017 and 2018. Deadline: Annually on March 1. As none of the spirit of writing is left of writing. Restrictions: Books published in 2017-2018.