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Writing Contests

All past writing contests

  1. Group-Sponsored The Dreaded Selfie: A Close POV Contest Group-Sponsored The Dreaded Selfie: A Close POV Contest

    Deadline: Nov 10, 2016

    1st prize:20 karma points
    2nd prize:15 karma points
    3rd prize:10 karma points
    4th prize:5 karma points
    5th prize:5 karma points
  2. Group-Sponsored Something’s Brewing Contest Group-Sponsored Something’s Brewing Contest

    Deadline: Oct 31, 2016

    1st prize:20 karma points
    2nd prize:15 karma points
    3rd prize:10 karma points
    4th prize:1 karma point to three honorable mentions
  3. Group-Sponsored Gothic Steampunk Contest Group-Sponsored Gothic Steampunk Contest

    Deadline: Oct 31, 2016

    1st prize:20 karma points
    2nd prize:15 karma points
    3rd prize:10 karma points
  4. Group-Sponsored Group-Sponsored "Disaster!" Contest

    Deadline: Oct 15, 2016

    1st prize:20 karma points
    2nd prize:15 karma points
    3rd prize:10 karma points
    4th prize:1 karma points
  5. Group-Sponsored The Ward Contest Group-Sponsored The Ward Contest

    Deadline: Sep 30, 2016

    1st prize:20 karma points
    2nd prize:15 karma points
    3rd prize:10 karma points
  6. Member-Sponsored Crafting a Villanelle Contest Member-Sponsored Crafting a Villanelle Contest

    Deadline: Sep 15, 2016

    1st prize:20 karma points
    2nd prize:15 karma points
    3rd prize:10 karma points
  7. Member-Sponsored Chronic Pain Contest Member-Sponsored Chronic Pain Contest

    Deadline: Aug 31, 2016

    1st prize:20 karma points
    2nd prize:15 karma points
    3rd prize:10 karma points
  8. Group-Sponsored Second Annual Tasha Mann Award Contest Group-Sponsored Second Annual Tasha Mann Award Contest

    Deadline: Aug 20, 2016

    1st prize:20 karma points
    2nd prize:18 karma points
    3rd prize:15 karma points
  9. Member-Sponsored First Chapter Contest Member-Sponsored First Chapter Contest

    Deadline: Jul 15, 2016

    1st prize:20 karma points
    2nd prize:15 karma points
    3rd prize:10 karma points
  10. Group-Sponsored YA Authors' Contest: GLUTTONY Group-Sponsored YA Authors' Contest: GLUTTONY

    Deadline: Jul 4, 2016

    1st prize:20 karma points, publication in the anthology
    2nd prize:15 karma points, publication in the anthology
    3rd prize:5 karma points, publication in the anthology
    4th prize:Honorable mentions will be published in the anthology
  11. Member-Sponsored Yakety Yack Don't Talk Back Contest Member-Sponsored Yakety Yack Don't Talk Back Contest

    Deadline: Jun 30, 2016

    1st prize:20 karma points, A critique each from Scribophile members E. L. Norry and Becca Bell
    2nd prize:15 karma points, A critique each from Scribophile members E. L. Norry and Becca Bell
    3rd prize:10 karma points
  12. The Elsewhere Contest, with Emma Darwin The Elsewhere Contest, with Emma Darwin

    Deadline: Jun 1, 2016

    1st prize:$250 cash via PayPal, signed copy of Get Started in Writing Historical Fiction by Emma Darwin
    2nd prize:$150 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$100 cash via PayPal
  13. Group-Sponsored Poetic Prose Contest Group-Sponsored Poetic Prose Contest

    Deadline: May 28, 2016

    1st prize:20 karma points
    2nd prize:10 karma points
    3rd prize:5 karma points
  14. Group-Sponsored Ink and Sorcery, Epic Warfare! Contest Group-Sponsored Ink and Sorcery, Epic Warfare! Contest

    Deadline: May 20, 2016

    1st prize:20 karma points
    2nd prize:10 karma points
    3rd prize:5 karma points
  15. Group-Sponsored Harper Lee Memorial Contest Group-Sponsored Harper Lee Memorial Contest

    Deadline: May 1, 2016

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal, a beautiful leather-bound edition of To Kill a Mockingbird, 30 karma points
    2nd prize:$50 cash via PayPal, a To Kill a Mockingbird coffee mug, 20 karma points
    3rd prize:$25 cash via PayPal, 5 karma points