It comprises of a free online writing programme and an essay writing competition. To know more, please click here. The submitted paper must have been written as a course assignment during one of these quarters. The prizes will honor the best humanistic writing in lower- and upper-division undergraduate classes.
One prize will be reserved for outstanding writing in an introductory-level course. In , it received more than 2, submissions. The deadline for submissions is April 28, Not eligible to enter the competition if student is studying in an international school.
Poems should be no longer than 30 lines and should have a completed entry form attached. Winners will be announced on 22 June at our Presentation night.
The prize is supported through a generous donation from the Stursberg family and other donors in honour of Jessamy Stursberg. Named in honor of Doctor Ludvig Hektoen, a distinguished professor of pathology at Cook County Hospital and the University of Chicago, the journal features articles on art, history, literature, education, ethics, and other subjects as related to healthcare and medicine. Please submit as many entries as you like. All themes accepted.
Entries may be published or unpublished. Length limit: 6, words maximum. No restrictions on age or country.
Please click the Submittable button below for full details. Read the winning entries from the 26th contest. The results of our 27th contest will be announced on October 15, They were also interested in memorable stories that genuinely reveal what it means to be human.
You may register your book online. All books not registered online must be accompanied by an Official Entry Form. We accept check, money order or credit card payment for the required judging fee. All checks will be cashed within 60 days of the competition final deadline. Entry fees are non-refundable. The mission of this contest is to inspire creative nonfiction and provide well-rewarded recognition to contestants. The contest is open globally; age is of no matter; and entries must be in English.
Your story must be true, but the way you tell it is your chance to get creative. We are open to all styles of essay—from personal essay to lyric essay to hybrid essay, and beyond! We look forward to reading your work! Although the writer may have published books in other genres, the proposed project must be for a debut book of creative nonfiction. The manuscript may, however, be in any stage of development: draft, agency representation, contracted, or not.
For the purposes of this fellowship, creative nonfiction is defined as literary journalism, memoir, reportage, criticism, or the lyric essay. Deadline April 30, This will be available as a professionally published, printed book and as a Kindle download.
International submissions are allowed. Fiction only. We review literary fiction, but are open to a variety of genres and styles; our only requirement is that you show excellence in your craft. We want to be wowed.
Bend genres, experiment with structure, and write your heart out. Previously unpublished work only—we do NOT review reprints for contests. We allow simultaneous submissions: writers please notify us and withdraw your piece if your work is picked up elsewhere. We allow multiple submissions. Please submit each piece as a separate submission accompanied by a reading fee.
All submissions must be made via Submittable. Please, please, double-space your submission and use Times New Roman 12 pt font. Please include a brief cover letter with your publication history. All the finalists will be invited to attend the dinner. The dinner will be free for all finalists. Any guests of finalists will need to pay for their dinner and book in advance.
Solution Loans Short Story Competition. A range of contests for short fiction, poetry, non-fiction and novels. Cash prizes and online publication for some winners. Essay contest on the short story form. The Tom-Gallon Trust Award. Txt Lit. Monthly themed flash fiction contests to create a story in characters or less. The Vancouver Writers Fest Canada. Annual international short story and poetry competitions. Wasafiri New Writing Prize.
Wells Festival of Literature. Annual international competitions for poetry, short stories and crime novels opening chapter and synopsis. Words with Jam Ezine. Award for the first page words of a story. Annual international short story competition. Cash prize, publication on website and free residential writing course.
The Writers Bureau. Regular international short story and poetry competitions. Writers Online. Monthly international short story and poetry competitions. There is also an annual self-published novel competition. Writer's Retreat UK. A short story competition with cash prizes and a free place at a Lake District writers' retreat. Short fiction contests for Canadians or Canadian residents.
Wundor Short Fiction Contest. Cash prize and web publication for short stories and novellas up to 45, words. The Yeovil Literary Prize.
Annual international competitions for novels first chapters and synopsis , short stories and poetry. Additional awards for authors in Somerset or Devon. Annual international competition for short fiction. Cash prizes and online publication. Novels and novellas Most novels are at least 80, words long.
A novella is harder to define: some put the lower limit at 10, words a long short-story , while the upper can be as high as 70, Most put the average at around 40, words. Read the guidelines to see where your book fits in.
Annual book awards for fiction written by a woman. Novels must have been published in the UK within the previous year. Prizes and awards that cover a wide range of genres and themes for both children and adults. An international competition for a debut crime novel. Submit the opening of a crime novel not exceeding 3, words and a synopsis of words. Open to unpublished authors resident in the UK or Ireland with a part-written or completed novel in any adult fiction genre.
Cash prizes and mentoring. Lucy Cavendish College Fiction Prize. Award for unpublished female authors, aged 21 and over. One of the five winners chosen as Book of the Year. The Impress Prize. An international prize open to any previously unpublished author. McKitterick Prize. Given annually to an author over the age of 40 for a first novel, published or unpublished. Tethered by Letters USA. Prizes for first novels written by authors under the age of 35 in a traditional or romantic style.
Award for the first page words of a story or novel. See also Poetry. International poetry competition. Buxton Poetry Competition. International poetry competition with a special category for young writers. Cash prizes and publication in festival literature. Cafe Writers Open Poetry Competition. Cash prizes for short poems up to 40 lines with a special category for Norfolk residents.
Christopher Tower Poetry Competition. An annual themed contest open to young writers in full or part-time education at a school, college or other educational institution but not higher education in the UK. David Burland Poetry Prize. International themed competition for poetry in English and French. International short story, flash fiction , poetry and memoir contests. Poetry competition for young writers aged Prizes include mentoring, a writing course, Poetry Society membership and books.
The Eric Gregory Awards. Awards to poets under the age of Hippocrates Prize for Poetry and Medicine. Annual contest for poetry on a medical theme. Betjeman Poetry Prize. Themed contest for young people, aged 10 , living in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland.
International poetry contest with cash prizes. Michael Murphy Memorial Prize. National Poetry Competition. In total war, as the Second World War undoubtedly was for Britain and mainland Europe, a hedonistic impulse reached many other segments of society and was reflected further afield, wherever service personnel were stationed. The emancipation of women in Britain after the First World War had led, briefly, to a more liberated attitude towards fashion and behaviour.
Scott Fitzgerald fuelled the frenetic pace of the social revolution. Hollywood played its part, producing erotic films for a mass audience and elevating the leading stars to almost legendary status. The number of weddings also fell. The outbreak of the war changed everything.
In the autumn of couples all over the country rushed to marry. In the face of an uncertain future couples were desperate to tie the knot while the chance was still there. Frank and Gladys Mason met in and got engaged six years later. They had planned to marry in the summer of but the war focused their minds, as it did for so many others, and they joined the rush for an early wedding, marrying within two weeks of making the decision. Gladys kept a diary throughout the early years of the war and some of the entries, juxtaposed as they are against the backdrop of the sinister news from the war in Europe, make strange reading.
City in flames. Had my wedding dress fitted. Gladys selected a pink crepe material and her mother, a dressmaker by profession, created a calf-length dress with a Peter Pan collar, short sleeves, button-through with buttons and belt of the same material.
The matching short jacket had long sleeves and she offset the outfit with a navy hat and shoes. Frank went on duty at 6 pm. I did odd jobs.
.Note: Children, grandchildren, stepchildren, and members of the household of a federal judge or federal judiciary employee are excluded from the competition. Applicant must be currently working on an inspiring service project or have done so within the past 12 months. Chip Lit Fest. International annual competitions for self-published novels including ebooks and short stories.
One prize will be reserved for outstanding writing in an introductory-level course. Responses are currently closed, but you can trackback from your own site. Wants peace. Open to unpublished authors resident in the UK or Ireland with a part-written or completed novel in any adult fiction genre. Limnisa Greece.
An international competition for a debut crime novel. Wasafiri New Writing Prize. All books not registered online must be accompanied by an Official Entry Form. Barbara Cartland also stepped into the fray with wedding dresses she bought from women who were prepared to sell them for use by Forces brides. Dedicated categories for Scots Language and Gaelic.
City in flames. Everything had been streamlined and controlled to help towards the war effort.
There will be three packed days and evenings of talks, workshops, storytelling, readings and performances at the Kings Arms Hotel and other venues in Abergavenny. The Impress Prize. International short story and poetry competitions. Essay contest on the short story form.
Translators receive additional prize money where stories are not submitted in English. The closing date will be 1st April Guidelines for both are listed below the reading period descriptions. Applicant must create a radio recording of 20 second that discourages distracted driving. Cash prizes and broadcast.
Annual poetry competition.
Short Fiction Journal. International poetry and short fiction competitions.
Please provide examples of its application to our daily lives, which may include a discussion of any current challenges or threats to the rule of law. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2. Sentinel Literary Quarterly Magazine. Manchester Writing Competition. See also Stage plays.
The manuscript may, however, be in any stage of development: draft, agency representation, contracted, or not.
Frank and Gladys Mason met in and got engaged six years later. Everything had been streamlined and controlled to help towards the war effort. Frank went on duty at 6 pm.