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Writing Competitions, Prizes, Awards
25/02/2018 Atlantis Short Story Contest
Fiction and stories based on true events (Write fiction or non-fiction on your title page). No theme or genre restrictions
28/02/2018 Flash 500 Short Story Competition
UK Competition |  stories ranging between 1,000 and 3,000 words, with strong characters, a well-crafted plot and realistic dialogue (where used). Make us laugh, make us cry, but most of all, make us feel!
31/03/2018 Cinnamon press Writing contest - Poetry
International entrants welcome.
31/03/2018 International Rubery Book Award
International entries welcome
31/03/2018 The Caterpillar Poetry Prize 2018
€1,000 for the best poem written by an adult for children aged 7–11. Judged by Chrissie Gittins. The winning poem will appear in the summer issue of The Caterpillar. Anyone over 16 can enter, as long as the poem is previously unpublished. Closing 31 March 2018. See
01/05/2018 2018 Bristol Short Story Prize
The competition is open to all writers around the world whether published or unpublished, UK or non-UK based.
31/05/2018 Cinnamon press Writing contest - short story
Open to beginners and established writers. International entries welcome.
31/07/2018 Cinnamon press Writing contest - Debut novel
Open to those who have not had a novel previously published. (those with self-published novels may enter). International entries welcome.
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