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Writing Contests

All past writing contests

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

    Deadline: March 1 (37 days left)

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. Member-Sponsored Frida Sofia News Contest Member-Sponsored Frida Sofia News Contest

    Deadline: Nov 15, 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:18 karma points
    6th prize:16 karma points
    7th prize:15 karma points
    8th prize:12 karma points
    9th prize:11 karma points
    10th prize:8 karma points
  6. Member-Sponsored Hallowe’en “Ghosts and the Machine” Contest Member-Sponsored Hallowe’en “Ghosts and the Machine” Contest

    Deadline: Oct 31, 2017

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal
  7. Group-Sponsored Halloween “Shifting Through Time” Contest Group-Sponsored Halloween “Shifting Through Time” Contest

    Deadline: Oct 31, 2017

    1st prize:15 karma points
    2nd prize:10 karma points
    3rd prize:5 karma points
  8. Member-Sponsored Peter’s Nature Contest Member-Sponsored Peter’s Nature Contest

    Deadline: Oct 15, 2017

    1st prize:20 karma points
    2nd prize:15 karma points
    3rd prize:15 karma points
  9. Member-Sponsored What Would You Do? Contest Member-Sponsored What Would You Do? Contest

    Deadline: Aug 31, 2017

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal, 5 karma points
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal, 5 karma points
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal, 5 karma points
    4th prize:A critique from the judges on a work of your choosing (under 3000 words), 10 karma points
    5th prize:5 karma points
    6th prize:5 karma points
  10. Group-Sponsored Agent Hunters' Best Agent Query Ever! Contest Group-Sponsored Agent Hunters' Best Agent Query Ever! Contest

    Deadline: Aug 31, 2017

    1st prize:10 karma points
  11. Group-Sponsored Third Annual Tasha Mann Contest Group-Sponsored Third Annual Tasha Mann Contest

    Deadline: Aug 20, 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
    6th prize:10 karma points
    7th prize:8 karma points
  12. Member-Sponsored “Who Am I? / Who Are You?” Contest Member-Sponsored “Who Am I? / Who Are You?” Contest

    Deadline: Jul 15, 2017

    1st prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$50 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$25 cash via PayPal
  13. Group-Sponsored Microfiction Mondays Contest Group-Sponsored Microfiction Mondays Contest

    Deadline: May 31, 2017

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal
    4th prize:5 karma points
    5th prize:5 karma points
  14. Member-Sponsored What’s My Story? Contest Member-Sponsored What’s My Story? Contest

    Deadline: May 17, 2017

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal
    4th prize:5 karma points
  15. Group-Sponsored YA Authors’ Contest: WRATH Group-Sponsored YA Authors’ Contest: WRATH

    Deadline: May 1, 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