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Competition: The Galley Beggar Press Short Story Competition

Competition deadline: 26th August 2017 The Galley Beggar Press Story Story Prize 2017/18 is now open to submissions. Judges. This year, the directors of Galley Beggar Press will be joined...

Competitions: Words by Water Kinsale Literary Festival
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Submission Deadline: 31st August 2017 The first Words By Water: Kinsale Literary Festival, running from October 5-8, is a weekend devoted to celebrating good writing and providing a feast of...

Competition: Seán Ó’Fáolain International Short Story Prize 2017
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Submission Deadline: 31st July 2017 The Seán Ó Faoláin Short Story Competition is an annual short story competition open to writers from around the world. It is dedicated to one...

Competition: The Narrative Prize

Submissions deadline: 15th June 2017 THE $4,000 NARRATIVE PRIZE is awarded annually for the best short story, novel excerpt, poem, one-act play, graphic story, or work of literary nonfiction published...

Competition: The Joan Aiken Future Classics Prize
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Submission deadline: 31st July 2017 Julia Churchill, children’s book agent at A.M. Heath, and Lizza Aiken, Joan’s daughter, are launching a competition to find a standout new voice in middle...

Inkitt Bestseller Competition

Rolling deadline – no entry fee! Inkitt is a new boutique publishing house – a venture capitalist funded start-up who are growing fast. Their first novel launched mid 2016 and...

Competition: Hourglass Literary Magazine (Deadline Extended)

New deadline: 31st May 2017 The deadline to enter Hourglass Literary Magazine’s International Writing Contest has been extended to May 31st! Categories: Best Essay, Best Short Story, Best Poem. The...

Competition: Newbridge June Fest Literary Event
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Deadline: 12th May 2017 This short story competition is part of the annual Newbridge  June Fest Literary Event, a celebration of the Arts in the town and beyond, taking place...

Competition: Miscellany Theatre Productions

Deadline: August 2017 Miscellany Theatre Productions are seeking love stories for their next project My Irish Love Song, which will premiere in 2018. Stories can be any length and submitted...

Competition – The 11th Aesthetica Creative Writing Award

Closing date: 31st August 2017 Aesthetica is a British art and culture magazine. Founded in 2002, Aesthetica Magazine covers photography, visual art, music, film and theatre. It has a readership...