Thursday, January 12, 2017

Contests and Competitions

Take a risk and show your literary muscle...


Nelson Algren Literary Short Story Awards
Deadline: Jan 31, 2017
Prize: $3,500
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39 Signs of Hope Short Story
Deadline: Jan 31, 2017
Prize: $300
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New Millennium Writings (poetry, creative nonfiction, short story)
Deadline: Jan 31, 2017
Prize: $1,000
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Crazyhorse Literary Prizes (poetry, short story, essay)
Deadline: Jan 31, 2017
Prize: $2,000
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Writers at Work Writing Competition
Deadline: Jan 31, 2017
Prize: $1,000
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Virginia Commonwealth University Levis Reading Prize (Poetry)
Deadline: Feb 1, 2017
Prize: $5,000 (and all expense paid trip)
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University of Wisconsin
Institute for Creative Writing
Deadline: Feb 1, 2017
Prize: $30,000
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American Short(er) Fiction
Deadline: Feb 1,2017
Prize: $1,000
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Red Hen Press (Women's Prose)
Deadline: Feb 28, 2017
Prize: $1,000
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James Jones Literary Society First Novel Fellowship
Deadline: March 15, 2017
Prize: $10,000
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Great Beginnings (Romance Fiction)
Deadline: Feb 14, 2017
Prize: One on One Agent Review
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