Contests






Deadline: 30 September 2010
Geographical coverage: poets of all nations
Reading Fee: $7
Accepts (genre): poetry in any style or theme
Prize/Payment: $3,000 first prize ($5,000 total)
Contact: online form



Deadline: 18 October 2010
Geographical coverage: global
Reading Fee: none
Accepts (genre): essays
Prize/Payment: travel, etc.
Contact: WYMD.ASIA@GMAIL.COM 



Deadline: 30 April 2011
Geographical coverage: any poet writing in English
Reading Fee: $25
Accepts (genre): poetry (48-100 pages)
Prize/Payment: $5,000
Contact: press@pitt.edu



Deadline: 30th September 2010
Geographical coverage:
Reading Fee: $5
Accepts (genre): poetry in traditional form                                       
Prize/Payment: $1,000
Contact: via mail



Deadline: 1 October 2010
Geographical coverage: international
Reading Fee: $3
Accepts (genre): short fiction
Prize/Payment: $1,000
Contact: online submission form



Deadline: 31 August 2010
Geographical coverage: undisclosed
Reading Fee: $4
Accepts (genre): flash fiction
Prize/Payment: $1,000
Contact: contest@gemini-magazine.com


(Please note: This is a fellowship and not a contest)

Deadline: 31 August 2010
Geographical coverage:
Reading Fee: $10 application fee
Accepts (genre): fiction, non-fiction, poetry
Prize/Payment: fellowship and $1,000 stipend
Contact:



Deadline: 31 October 2010
Geographical coverage: undisclosed
Reading Fee: none
Accepts (genre): romance
Prize/Payment: undisclosed
Contact: webwarrior@xenafiction.net or bardeyes2@xenafiction.net



Deadline: 30 October 2010
Geographical coverage: undisclosed
Reading Fee: none
Accepts (genre): dark stories
Prize/Payment: pro rate of pay, plus publication in issue #4 of Shock Totem
Contact: blunted@cafedoom.com


Deadline: 1 November 2010
Geographical coverage: undisclosed
Reading Fee: $20
Accepts (genre): short stories - romance, mystery, crime, science fiction, fantasy, thriller, suspense, horror
Prize/Payment: $2,500
Contact: online entry form


Deadline: 30 September 2010
Geographical coverage:
Reading Fee: $20
Accepts (genre):
Prize/Payment: $1,000
Contact: via traditional mail


Deadline: 8 September 2010
Geographical coverage: pen to all writers in English, regardless of nationality
Reading Fee: $15
Accepts (genre): short stories up to 5,000 words
Prize/Payment: $1,000
Contact: submit online


Deadline: 31 August 2010
Geographical coverage: undisclosed
Reading Fee: $20
Accepts (genre): full-length poetry manuscript
Prize/Payment: $500 plus 10 free copies
Contact: submissions@bonafidebooks.com


Deadline: 31 October 2010
Geographical coverage: undisclosed
Reading Fee: $5 and NONE
Accepts (genre): essay, non-fiction
Prize/Payment: $300 first place, $50 for no-entry-fee category
Contact: hope@fundsforwriters.com


Deadline: 30 August 2010
Geographical coverage: undisclosed
Reading Fee: none
Accepts (genre): fairy tale in a genre other than fantasy
Prize/Payment: $100 gift certificate to Barnes & Noble OR Amazon
Contact: undisclosed


Deadline: 30 November 2010
Geographical coverage: no geographical restriction
Reading Fee: £4.50
Accepts (genre): short stories
Prize/Payment: £150


Deadline: 30 September 2010
Geographical coverage: no mention
Reading Fee: £5.00
Accepts (genre): short stories
Prize/Payment: £150.00


Deadline: 31 November 2010
Geographical coverage: writers of all ages and nationalities
Reading Fee: none
Accepts (genre): novella, short fiction, non-fiction
Prize/Payment: $150 for each category


Deadline: six to eight weeks before each issue
Geographical coverage: no mention
Reading Fee: free to $7
Accepts (genre): prose, poetry
Prize/Payment: $100-300