SUBMIT YOUR BEST SHORT STORIES in the 15th Annual Writer’s Digest Popular Fiction Awards for a chance to win $2,500 in cash, a feature interview in Writer’s Digest magazine, and a paid trip to the ever-popular Writer’s Digest Annual Conference in New York City.
If you’re ready to take the next step in your writing career, choose your favorite categories and enter your best short stories of 4,000 words or less.
- Science Fiction/Fantasy
- Young Adult
For the best price, enter by September 16, 2019.
Final Deadline: October 14, 2019
War Monkey Publications, LLC
is pleased to announce open submissions for our upcoming anthology:
FROM THE YONDER
A horror, short-story collection of regional legends and tall-tales from around the World.
We are seeking short story submissions (1000-7500 words) for this anthology. The stories must be based upon a regional/cultural legend or tall tale from any location or culture in the World. “Regional” can be a specific place (Loch Ness) or a larger region (Bigfoot in the Pacific Northwest).
We are seeking stories in the horror genre. Inclusion of elements of other genres is welcome, so long as, overall, the story is an horror story. The subject of the story can be based on any legend, so long as it has a horrific flavor. Ghosts, hauntings, alien abductions, monsters, demons, spirits, witches, etc, all are acceptable, as long as the subject is based on an actual legend or tall tale.
Submissions are open between 1 August and 19 September 2019.
Submission info will be posted on our website: https://warmonkeypublications.com/submissions
The Submission Deadline is:
Talk Like a Pirate Day, 19 September 2019, at 11:59PM MST
Submit via Email to: email@example.com
Entries must be in compliance with submission requirements.
For further information and submission requirements, please visit our website: https://warmonkeypublications.com/submissions
Or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Dreame, a fast-growing fiction reading and writing platform, invites you to enter their writing contest “Show Your Girl Power” that continues until November 1, 2019.
No participation fee is needed. Instead, ten prizes will be awarded to the best stories (up to $1,000), book promotions, and inclusion in their Pay-to-Read program. Even better, an additional $1,000 will be given to a women support charity on your behalf and of your choice.
If you would like to find out more, please go to
https://www.dreame.com/act/girlpowerwritingcontest, or contact us at: email@example.com
Eyelands gr. & Strange Days Books are glad to announce the EYELANDS BOOK AWARDS 2019!!
Closing: Sunday, October 20, 2019 at midnight PST.
Early bird submissions till 31 August.
Grand prize (published books): Five-day holiday in Athens plus a special handmade ceramic designed especially for Eyelands Book Awards and publication (excerpts) online on our website.
Grand prize (unpublished books): Translation into Greek and publication from Strange Days Books
10 more prizes, one for each category of every section also win a special handmade ceramic designed especially for Eyelands Book Awards
Certification document for every prize.
Final results are to be announced on December 20th 2019
Award Ceremony: May, 2020
Place: Athens, Greece
Judges: Andriana Minou (poetry, children’s books, graphic novels), Gregory Papadoyiannis (novels, novellas, historical fiction), Catherine McNamara(short stories)
Entry fee: $30 (27 euros)
Early bird submissions: $ 22 (20 euros)
More information at EYELANDS BOOK AWARDS 2019.
Now accepting your submissions for the Masters Review Summer Short Story Award! The winning story will be awarded $3000 and publication online. Second and third place stories will be awarded publication and $300 and $200 respectively. All winners and honorable mentions will receive agency review. We want you to succeed, and we want your writing to be read. It’s been our mission to support emerging writers since day one.
The summer heat seems like it’s here to stay, but these prizes aren’t going to last nearly as long… We’ve done the research, and now it’s time for you to submit your best work to these seven remaining deadlines!
The Northern Lights Book Awards – A Mark of Distinction Honoring Children’s Literature of Exceptional Merit. The NLBA considers children’s books to be an art form and honors books that excel in aesthetic and literary qualities with an emphasis on permanency. The NLBA are seeking works that will leave a lasting impression, ones which will resonate with the reader not only now but in years to come. We are especially interested in books that are enriching, uplifting, and promote goodwill.
$65 per category
Deadline is August 15, 2019.
GCWA members are invited to submit their children’s books at the normal fee of only $60 per title. You may also enter your title in as many categories as you see fit at no additional fee, (normally $10 per category). To receive this exclusive offer, simply write GCWA under Associations/Societies when filling out the 2019 award submission form.