Welcome to www.writingcompetitions.org.

You’ll find all kinds of writing competitions listed by form and date, much of it colour-coded. 

We have writing competitions of all kind, from poetry to novels, flash fiction, screenplays, short stories, and more.

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Lastly, if you’re running a writing competition and would like to be listed, please email Rupert: rupert@theshortstory.co.uk

Please put ‘Writing Competitions’ in the subject line of your email.

Thank you!

This resource is brought to you by Rupert Dastur, writer and editor, founder of TSS Publishing, Associate Editor at The Word Factory, and Event Coordinator for the Society of Young Publishers (London).