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Writing Contests

All past writing contests

  1. Who’s Afraid of the Dark? Contest Who’s Afraid of the Dark? Contest

    Deadline: October 23 (25 days left)

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal
    4th prize:10 karma points
    5th prize:5 karma points
  2. Group-Sponsored Your Song Contest Group-Sponsored Your Song Contest

    Deadline: September 4

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal
  3. Group-Sponsored Dirty Realism Contest Group-Sponsored Dirty Realism Contest

    Deadline: August 31

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal
  4. Group-Sponsored Sixth Annual Tasha Mann Contest Group-Sponsored Sixth Annual Tasha Mann Contest

    Deadline: August 20

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal
    4th prize:10 karma points
  5. Group-Sponsored The Ward: Addictions Contest Group-Sponsored The Ward: Addictions Contest

    Deadline: June 30

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
  6. Group-Sponsored Time Lost Contest Group-Sponsored Time Lost Contest

    Deadline: June 20

    1st prize:17 karma points
    2nd prize:11 karma points
    3rd prize:6 karma points
  7. Member-Sponsored Core Memory Contest Member-Sponsored Core Memory Contest

    Deadline: June 19

    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
    4th prize:Honorable mentions receive 5 karma points
  8. Member-Sponsored Writing In Exile Contest Member-Sponsored Writing In Exile Contest

    Deadline: May 31

    1st prize:15 karma points
    2nd prize:10 karma points
    3rd prize:5 karma points
    4th prize:3 karma points
    5th prize:3 karma points
  9. Member-Sponsored Horror In a Flash Contest Member-Sponsored Horror In a Flash Contest

    Deadline: May 30

    1st prize:$75 via PayPal
    2nd prize:$50 via PayPal
    3rd prize:$25 via PayPal
    4th prize:$15 via PayPal
  10. Member-Sponsored Fantastic Perspectives: Object-able Views! Contest Member-Sponsored Fantastic Perspectives: Object-able Views! Contest

    Deadline: March 31

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal
  11. Member-Sponsored Leap Years 2 Contest Member-Sponsored Leap Years 2 Contest

    Deadline: February 29

    1st prize:$250 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$200 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$150 cash via PayPal
    4th prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    5th prize:$50 cash via PayPal
    6th prize:$25 cash via PayPal
    7th prize:$25 cash via PayPal
    8th prize:$25 cash via PayPal
    9th prize:$25 cash via PayPal
    10th prize:$25 cash via PayPal
  12. Group-Sponsored AI - Artificial Intelligence Contest Group-Sponsored AI - Artificial Intelligence Contest

    Deadline: February 28

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal
  13. Member-Sponsored War Child Charity Contest Member-Sponsored War Child Charity Contest

    Deadline: Dec 31, 2019

    1st prize:1 year Scribophile Premium membership, $100 donated to War Child in your name (or with a dedication of your choosing)
    2nd prize:6 months Scribophile Premium membership
    3rd prize:3 months Scribophile Premium membership
  14. Group-Sponsored I Found a Diary in the Third Drawer Down Contest Group-Sponsored I Found a Diary in the Third Drawer Down Contest

    Deadline: Oct 31, 2019

    1st prize:1 year Scribophile Premium membership
    2nd prize:3 months Scribophile Premium membership
    3rd prize:1 month Scribophile Premium membership
  15. Member-Sponsored Fear, The Mind-Killer Contest Member-Sponsored Fear, The Mind-Killer Contest

    Deadline: Oct 15, 2019

    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