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Writing Contests

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Open Writing Contests

  1. Group-Sponsored Diversity Contest Group-Sponsored Diversity Contest

    Deadline: June 8 (14 days left)

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal
  2. The 2nd Annual Group-Sponsored Happy Father's Day Horror Contest The 2nd Annual Group-Sponsored Happy Father's Day Horror Contest

    Deadline: June 9 (14 days left)

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal

Past Writing Contests

  1. Member-Sponsored Flash Flood Warning! Contest Member-Sponsored Flash Flood Warning! Contest

    Deadline: April 30

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal
  2. Group-Sponsored BATS’ Horror Contest: Carnival Group-Sponsored BATS’ Horror Contest: Carnival

    Deadline: February 28

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal
    4th prize:20 karma points
    5th prize:10 karma points
  3. Member-Sponsored Tragic Love Story Contest Member-Sponsored Tragic Love Story Contest

    Deadline: January 31

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal, 20 karma points
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal, 15 karma points
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal, 10 karma points