writing_ie-logo

gerry-chaney-blogs-header

Magazine

Writing Competitions

Competitions Galore!

Mslexia Women’s Short Story Competition The fifth annual short story competition for women writers, is now open for entries. The first prize is £2,000 – one of the biggest prizes available...

Writing.ie
Doolin Short Story Competition

The Irish Writers’ Centre in association with Hotel Doolin is delighted to announce the launch of DOOLIN SHORT STORY COMPETITION 2013! Prize fund: €1,000 for first place and second/third of...

Win a Writing Weekend with Carousel Creates

Carolann Copland is the founder of Carousel Creates, founded in 2012 and offering writing experiences to writers of all ages and lifestyles. She has a Bachelor of Education in English and...

Writing.ie
PJ O’connor Awards for Radio Drama 2013

The 2013 PJ O’Connor Award competition is now open for entries. The PJ O Connor Awards for Radio Drama celebrate the best in new Irish writing RTE Radio Drama is...

Writing.ie
Uniquely Dublin International Competition

People from all over the world are invited to celebrate Dublin in a way that is compelling, innovative and popular. From a few simple words to short films, the competition is...

Writing.ie
2013 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award Contest

Dreaming of a book deal and a big advance? Amazon has announced the sixth annual Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award Contest, an international contest seeking fresh new voices in fiction. In...

Writing.ie
2013 Cardiff International Poetry Competition

Literature Wales is delighted to announce the judges in the 2013 Cardiff International Poetry Competition as former Poet Laureate Sir Andrew Motion and National Poet of Wales, Gillian Clarke alongside...

Writing.ie
‘Tethered by Letters’ Contests & Community

Tethered by Letters (TBL) is a nonprofit organization that helps writers publish their works. TBL offers free, professional editing services for writers who submit their works, whether or not they...

Writing.ie
Doire Press International Fiction Chapbook Competition

Doire Press is pleased to announce it’s 2013 International Fiction Chapbook Competition Winners will each receive 75 copies of their own professionally edited and printed chapbook published by Doire Press....

Mumsnet/Walker Short Story Competition

Write a story for the Walker Books/Mumsnet Book of Bedtime Stories: Enter the Walker Books/Mumsnet writing competition and your story could be included in an illustrated gift book of Bedtime...