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Writing Contests

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Open Writing Contests

  1. Group-Sponsored The Ward Contest: Prison Experiment Group-Sponsored The Ward Contest: Prison Experiment

    Deadline: March 1 (38 days left)

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

Past Writing Contests

  1. Group-Sponsored Winter Holiday Gourmet Contest Group-Sponsored Winter Holiday Gourmet Contest

    Deadline: January 1

    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:15 karma points
    6th prize:15 karma points
    7th prize:10 karma points
  2. Group-Sponsored Experimental Holidays Contest Group-Sponsored Experimental Holidays Contest

    Deadline: Dec 31, 2017

    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:15 karma points
  3. Group-Sponsored YA Authors' Contest: AVARICE Group-Sponsored YA Authors' Contest: AVARICE

    Deadline: Dec 18, 2017

    1st prize:15 karma points, publication in the anthology
    2nd prize:10 karma points, publication in the anthology
    3rd prize:5 karma points, publication in the anthology