Writing Competitions November

Writing competitions which close in NOVEMBER.

Writing competitions are listed chronologically and are colour coded by form.

If you would like to add your writing competition to the website, please contact me – rupert@theshortstory.co.uk


If any of the links don’t work or the information on the writing competitions is wrong, please do send me an email.


Form – name –  length – top prize –  sub fee  – WC link – site link International Tag (INTL)

 

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Poetry – Walt Whitman – Full MS –  $5000 – $35 – our info – websiteINTL

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Short Story – PEN America – n/a – $2000 – FREE – our infowebsite – U.S. only

Short Story – The Blend – 7,000 – $500 – $2 – our info – websiteINTL

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Novel – Bath Children’s Novel – 5,000 – £2,500 – £25 – our info – websiteINTL

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Poetry – Poetry Wales – 70 lines – £100 – £5 – our info – websiteINTL

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Poetry – Polar Express – 32 lines -$300 – FREE – our info – website – Canadian only

Poetry – Leonard L. Milberg – n/a – $500 – FREE – our info – websiteINTL

Essay – Unified Caring – 500 – $350 – FREE – our info – website – U.S. only

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Flash Fiction – Writers’ Bureau – 500 – £300 – £5 – our info – websiteINTL

Poetry – Sentinel Prize – 50 lines – £250 – £5 – our info – websiteINTL

Poetry – Littoral Press – 100 pages – publication – £20 – our info – websiteINTL

Poetry – Irish Haiku – Haiku – €15 – €3 – our info – websiteINTL

Poetry – Hedgehog Poetry – 40 lines – £100 – £5 – our info – websiteINTL

Poetry – Gregory O’Donoghue – 40 lines – €2000 – €7 – our info – websiteINTL

Short Story – Fish Publishing – 5,000 – €3000 – €20 – our info – websiteINTL

Poetry – Festival of Words  – 45 lines – £500 – £3 – our info – websiteINTL

Short Story – Cinnamon Press – 5000 – publication – £16 – our info – websiteINTL

Poetry – Cinnamon Press – 10 x 60 lines – publication – £16 – our info – websiteINTL

Flash Fiction – 1000 Words – 1000 – £150 – £5 – our info – websiteINTL

Various – New Millenium – n/a – 7,500 – $1000 – $20 – our info – websiteINTL

Short Story – J.F. Powers – 8,000 – $500 – FREE – our info – website INTL

Poetry – Brunel African Prize – n/a –  £3000 – FREE – our info – website – African only

Poetry – AVBOB – R10,000 – FREE – our info – website – South African only

Poetry – Rilke Prize –  book – $10,000 – FREE – our info – websiteINTL

Book – Somerset Maugham – book –  £10,000 – FREE – our info – website – U.K. only

Novel – Betty Trask – Book – £20,000 – FREE – our info – website – GB, N. Ireland & Commonwealth only

Poetry – Kenyon Review – n/a – Scholarship – FREE – our info – websiteINTL

Screenplay – Green Stories – 6 x 1 hr – £750 – FREE – our info – website INTL

Novel – Paul Torday – book-length – £1000 – FREE – our info – websiteINTL

Short Story – ServiceScape – 5000 – $1000 – FREE – our infowebsite

Poetry – Prairie Fire – 3 poems, 150 lines – $1250 – $32 – our infowebsite

Short Story – Prairie Fire – 10,000 – $1250 – $32 – our infowebsite

CNF – Prairie Fire – 5000 – $1250 – $32 – our infowebsite

Short Story – Albedo One – 10,000 – €1000 – €8.50 – our infowebsite


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