The City Academy Short Story Competition 2021

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The City Academy Short Story Competition 2021 is open until 25th May 2021. Anyone aged 18 or over can enter. Short stories do not need to follow any theme or style, but must be written in English. 1st prize: £1000 cash prize, a £300 City Academy course voucher and their creative submission published. Entry fee: […]

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The Writing Quarter February 2021 Competition Winner

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Kevin McGowan is a writer based in Scotland. He has had numerous poems and short stories published. His first chapbook, ‘Eastern Thistles’, was printed by Hybrid Press (Dreich) in 2020.

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The Winchester Poetry Prize 2021

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The Winchester Poetry Prize 2021 is open for entries from anyone aged 16 or over. Poetry can be written on any subject and in any form or style but must not exceed 40 lines. Closing date: 31 July 2021 1st prize: £1000 2nd prize: £500 3rd prize: £250 Entry fee: £5 Full details here.

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The Moth Nature Writing Prize 2021

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The Moth Nature Writing Prize is open, internationally, to anyone aged 16 or over for poetry and prose submissions. Closing date: 15 September 2021. Maximum word count: 4000 words. 1st prize: €1000 plus a getaway at Circle of Misse in France. Entry fee: €15 Full details here. 

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The Jane Austen Literacy Foundation Writing Competition 2021

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The Jane Austen Literacy Foundation Writing Competition 2021 is open to writers, aged 16 and over, from all over the world. Entries must be short stories based on the theme of ‘connection’ and must be written in English. Free to enter! Word count: 1000-2000 words. Deadline: 11th April 2021 Prize: Worldwide Audiobook publication on Audible. […]

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Science-Me A Story 2021

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Science-Me a Story 2021 is open to anyone aged 18 or over, from anywhere in the world, until 18th April 2021. Entrants are to write poetry or prose, about science, aimed at school children. It can be written in English or Spanish. Free to enter. 1st prize: £200 2nd prize: £150 3rd prize: £100 Word […]

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