2019 St. Francis College Literary Prize

Awards are not always products of our hard work while prizes are usually recognition of an outstanding performance in a particular event. The St Francis College Literary Prize is not a writing contest for the sake of the event but is open to any author around that globe that are on their mid-career, writing their third to the fifth book of fiction. Although the nomination is open to basically anybody Read More …

Literary Prize of St. Francis College

With the gift of $50,000 for winning the 2017 St. Francis College Literary Prize, Dana Spiotta now has one of the most important gifts of all, the gift to spend more time working on new projects. That encouragement and freedom to write is precisely why St. Francis College creates the Literary Prize, which is awarded every two years to a mid-career author. The college wants to focus attention on writers Read More …

Flyway

Flyway considers submissions in the genres of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and visual art. We accept submissions from August 15 to May 1 of each year, except for visual art, which we accept year-round. We are interested in work that explores the intersection of human experience and the environment, broadly interpreted: work that focuses on ecology, science and the environmental imagination, certainly, but also work that focuses on place, on natural and Read More …

Essay Writing Contests – Steppingstones for Aspiring Writers

Introduction There are many different approaches and various different ways of becoming a prolific writer who is well-recognized by society. The most effective mode, however, is entering essay writing contests. These contests help aspiring writers to realize their dreams. They serve as a mere channel to help writers who are struggling to make it to the top. Essay writing contests are the best platforms to showcase something new from the Read More …

The third pensters essay competion

The article is about the third Pensters essay competion that will take place between august 2017 and May 2018. A 1000$ prize will go to the winner but also second and third place will get a prize. In the article you can find all the nformation you need to partecipate (lenght of the essay, how to send it, etc) Everyone can partecipate. The only condition is that you are a Read More …

Radio Playwriting Competition to Win £2,200, a Trip to London

Are you an avid scriptwriter? Or do you just like to write plays and stories? Well, you can win a huge prize. The 2018 International Radio Playwriting Competition is the place where you can show your talent and have your playwright broadcasted on the BBC World Service radio. If you are 18 or over of age and live outside of UK, doesn’t matter if you are experienced or new, you Read More …

Contest for Magic Oxygen Literary Prize(MOLP)

In the spring of 2014, launched a pioneering global writing competition called the Magic Oxygen Literary Prize(MOLP) It had two categories – short stories and poetry – a prestigious £3,000 prize fund and three environmental promises built into its foundations: to plant a tree for every single entry received, in Bore, Kenya, to fund the build of an urgently needed new classroom at Kundeni Primary School in the same community, to send every entrant an Read More …

ESSAY AND POSTER COMPETITION

All Students are invited to write an essay or either design a poster depicting how innovative is the use of satellite technology in the fields of communication earth observation or navigation can propel Africa into the future. By visiting your nearest MultiChoice Office you can help yourself by knowing everything you need about the entry form or either by downloading it one will know it completely. South African entrants can Read More …

‘TASTE’ OUEN PRESS 2017 Short Story Competition

‘TASTE’ OUEN PRESS 2017 Short Story Competition COMPETITION RULES BEFORE ENTERING THE COMPETITION PLEASE ENSURE YOU HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD THE RULES. SUBMITTING AN ENTRY WILL IMPLY YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTOOD AND ARE PREPARED TO ABIDE BY THE RULES. FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THE RULES MAY RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION. General 1. The deadline date for entries will be Midnight (UK time) on 31st December 2017. 2. Entries to be submitted Read More …

Essay Contests & Non-Fiction Writing Competitions

Are you interested in entering a writing contest, but don’t know how to win? After reading these three tips, you’ll become a surefire contender for winning the top prize. 1. Captivate from your first sentence “The first sentence sets the tone for the entire piece.” You may have heard similar advice many times before, but it really does hold true of trying to produce a memorable piece of writing. Would Read More …