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Writing Contests

All past writing contests

  1. Member-Sponsored Liminal Spaces Short Story Contest Member-Sponsored Liminal Spaces Short Story Contest

    Deadline: December 31 (33 days left)

    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
  2. Member-Sponsored Unexpected Compassion Contest Member-Sponsored Unexpected Compassion Contest

    Deadline: November 16

    1st prize:20 karma points
    2nd prize:10 karma points
    3rd prize:5 karma points
  3. Group-Sponsored 31 Spooky Flashes in October Contest Group-Sponsored 31 Spooky Flashes in October Contest

    Deadline: November 6

    1st prize:5 karma points for the daily winner of The Great Pumpkin
    2nd prize:1 year Scribophile Premium membership raffled off to one participant of The Great Pumpkin
    3rd prize:$100 cash via PayPal for The Haunted Patch 1st place
    4th prize:$75 cash via PayPal for The Haunted Patch 2nd place
    5th prize:$50 cash via PayPal for The Haunted Patch 3rd place
    6th prize:1 year Scribophile Premium membership courtesy of Erik Vincelette for most creative entry in The Haunted Patch
  4. Member-Sponsored The Dinner Party Contest Member-Sponsored The Dinner Party Contest

    Deadline: October 31

    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
  5. Member-Sponsored Not Safe For Trick Or Treating Horror Contest Member-Sponsored Not Safe For Trick Or Treating Horror Contest

    Deadline: October 21

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

    Deadline: August 9

    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
  7. Member-Sponsored Feel Good Flash Contest Member-Sponsored Feel Good Flash Contest

    Deadline: July 31

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal
    4th prize:10 karma points
  8. 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

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

    Deadline: June 8

    1st prize:$100 cash via PayPal
    2nd prize:$75 cash via PayPal
    3rd prize:$50 cash via PayPal
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. Member-Sponsored Abandoned Places Contest Member-Sponsored Abandoned Places Contest

    Deadline: January 31

    1st prize:10 karma points, a gold medal Scrib gift
    2nd prize:5 karma points, bookends Scrib gift
    3rd prize:3 karma points, a rose Scrib gift
  14. Member-Sponsored Spooky Stories in a Flash Contest Member-Sponsored Spooky Stories in a Flash Contest

    Deadline: Oct 30, 2021

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

    Deadline: Oct 16, 2021

    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