Enter our 88th Annual Writing Competition for your chance to win and have your work be seen by editors and agents! The top winning entries of this writing contest will also be on display in the 88th Annual The Drue Heinz Literature Prize recognizes and supports writers of short fiction and makes their work available to readers around the world.
The award is open to authors who have published a book-length collection of fiction or at least three short stories or novellas in commercial magazines or literary journals.
We are looking for extraordinary unpublished submissions from emerging writers of sharp, culture-straddling writing that addresses identity in a global age.
Each year, a distinguished panel of judges will select a winning manuscript to be published by Restless Books.
UK Writers College cannot be held responsible for the conduct of any third party competitions or events.
Deadline: May 15, 2019 Fee: None Prize: ,000 View Contest The ethos of the modern world is defined by immigrants.Their stories have always been an essential component of our cultural consciousness, from Isaac Bashevis Singer to Isabel Allende, from Milan Kundera to Maxine Hong Kingston.In novels, short stories, memoirs, and works of journalism, immigrants have shown us what resilience and dedication we’re capable of, and have expanded our sense of what it means to be global citizens.We can’t wait to read and share what the new voices of the world have to say.The Sarton Women’s Book Awards are given annually to women authors writing chiefly about women in memoir, nonfiction, contemporary fiction, historical fiction, and young adult.Founded in 2012 by David Weinstein, Write The World is a program dedicated to the development of high school aged writers.They’ve created a global community and a guided interactive process that’s subscribed to by thousands of youth writers and educators. Please contact the competition organizers directly if you have any queries. Always check that you are comfortable with sending money to the organizers if this is the case.Ron Hubbard’s Writers of the Future Contest is an opportunity for new writers of science fiction and fantasy to have their work judged by some of the masters in the field and discovered by a wide audience.Deadline: March 31, 2019 Fee: None Prize: Up to ,000Writer’s Digest has been shining a spotlight on up and coming writers in all genres through its Annual Writing Competition for more than 80 years.