Competition Listings

Posted 15 hours ago under Uncategorised,

Please note that apart from The Writing Quarter Competition, all other listings are for external competitions. If you have a question about these competitions, please contact the competition organisers by clicking the website link in each listing. Unfortunately, we cannot assist with queries on external competitions. If you’re a competition organiser and would like to […]

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Écrire! Words Alike Short Story Competition

Posted 16 hours ago under Uncategorised,

The Écrire! Words Alike Short Story Competition is open until April 20, 2020. Free to enter. Open to: 13+, targeting new, aspiring and/or young writers Theme: A cause you are passionate about Submit a short story, 5,000-10,000 words. Prizes: $45, $30, $15 or 1-3 months of Discord Nitro. The winners’ work will also be published […]

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The Writing Quarter Competition

Posted 20 hours ago under Uncategorised,

We run a free to enter short story writing competition. This is an ongoing monthly competition. Deadline: Last day of every month Prize: $30 We’re looking for short stories of up to 3,000 words. Open theme. Competition Rules This competition is open to all writers aged 18 or over, regardless of nationality or country of […]

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The Writing Quarter November 2019 Competition Winner

Posted 5 days ago under Uncategorised,

Shakti Srikanth Shakti is approaching her 7th year of university; most would agree that she has overstayed her time. Outside of her studies, she is like any other 23 year old: she recently binge-watched Season 2 of You, and is looking forward to trash-talking new episodes of Married at First Sight. _______________________________________________________ Faisal stood in […]

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The Blake Poetry Prize

Posted 2 weeks ago under Uncategorised,

The Blake Poetry Prize is open until March 9, 2020. They are looking for submissions that explore the wider experience of spirituality, religion and/or belief. Submit up to 100 lines. The prize is strictly non-sectarian. The entries are not restricted to works related to any faith or any artistic style, but all poems entered must […]

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The Matilda Children’s Literature Prize

Posted 3 weeks ago under Uncategorised,

The Matilda Children’s Literature Prize comes from HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks Australia. Free to enter. Deadline: January 26, 2020 They are looking for middle-grade or young adult fiction and non-fiction. Open to Australian residents. The winner will receive a publishing contract with HarperCollins Publishers Australia including an advance against royalties of $10,000. Submit a completed manuscript of 20,000–100,000 […]

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