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Open Writing Contests

Group-Sponsored The Ward Contest Group-Sponsored The Ward Contest

Deadline: September 30 (22 hours left)

Fee: Free

1st Prize:20 karma points
2nd Prize:15 karma points
3rd Prize:10 karma points

Group-Sponsored Group-Sponsored "Disaster!" Contest

Deadline: October 15 (15 days left)

Fee: Free

1st Prize:20 karma points
2nd Prize:15 karma points
3rd Prize:10 karma points
4th Prize:1 karma points

Group-Sponsored Gothic Steampunk Contest Group-Sponsored Gothic Steampunk Contest

Deadline: October 31 (31 days left)

Fee: Free

1st Prize:20 karma points
2nd Prize:15 karma points
3rd Prize:10 karma points

Group-Sponsored Something’s Brewing Contest Group-Sponsored Something’s Brewing Contest

Deadline: October 31 (31 days left)

Fee: Free

1st Prize:20 karma points
2nd Prize:15 karma points
3rd Prize:10 karma points
4th Prize:1 karma point to three honorable mentions

Member-Sponsored Liturgical Year Story Contest Member-Sponsored Liturgical Year Story Contest

Deadline: November 19 (50 days left)

Fee: Free

1st Prize:20 karma points
2nd Prize:15 karma points
3rd Prize:10 karma points

Group-Sponsored Feminist Ars Poetica Contest Group-Sponsored Feminist Ars Poetica Contest

Deadline: December 31 (92 days left)

Fee: Free

1st Prize:20 karma points
2nd Prize:15 karma points
3rd Prize:10 karma points

Past Writing Contests

Member-Sponsored Crafting a Villanelle Contest Member-Sponsored Crafting a Villanelle Contest

Deadline: September 15

Fee: Free

1st Prize:20 karma points
2nd Prize:15 karma points
3rd Prize:10 karma points

Member-Sponsored Chronic Pain Contest Member-Sponsored Chronic Pain Contest

Deadline: August 31

Fee: Free

1st Prize:20 karma points
2nd Prize:15 karma points
3rd Prize:10 karma points

Group-Sponsored Second Annual Tasha Mann Award Contest Group-Sponsored Second Annual Tasha Mann Award Contest

Deadline: August 20

Fee: Free

1st Prize:20 karma points
2nd Prize:18 karma points
3rd Prize:15 karma points