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Somerset National Novella Writing Competition

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The Somerset National Novella Writing Competition is open until December 2, 2022. Open to all Australian high school students. Submit a novella, 8,000-20,000 words. Entry Fee: $20 The national winner will receive $2,500. The state winners will receive cash prizes, flights and accommodation to the Gold Coast, tickets to Somerset StoryFest, and access to meet […]

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Competition Listings

Posted 5 days ago under Uncategorised,

Please note that all 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 list your writing competition on our site, […]

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Creative Writing Ink Short Story Competition 2022

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The Creative Writing Ink Short Story Competition 2022 is open to all writers, aged 16 or over, across the globe. Closing date: September 30th 2022 at 4pm (GMT). Stories do not need to follow any particular theme or genre, but must be written in English. Maximum word count is 3000 words. 1st prize: £1000, plus […]

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Twisted Stringybark Short Story Award

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The Twisted Stringybark Short Story Award is open for entries until August 14th 2022. They are looking for stories with a twist and a link to Australia (no matter how tenuous) for audiences aged 16 and over. Word count: 1500 maximum. Prizes: $1000 in cash and books to encourage you in this endeavour, provided by […]

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Deborah Cass Prize for Writing

Posted 1 week ago under Uncategorised,

The Deborah Cass Prize for Writing is open to early-career writers, of a migrant background, in Australia. It’s free to enter and the closing date is 10th August 2022. The winning writer will receive a cash prize of $3,000 plus a three-month mentorship with an established writer, and two runners-up will receive $1,000 each. Each […]

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Growlife Medical Essay Competition

Posted 2 weeks ago under Uncategorised,

The Growlife Medical Essay Competition is open to people of all ages until 1st September 2022. They are looking for stories that celebrate childhood. Stories of hopes and dreams; stories encompassing the full range of human emotion, including those of sadness and loss. The competition is free to enter. Entries should be no longer that […]

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