• West Cork Literary Festival 8-15 July 2022

Competition: Seán O’Faoláin International Short Story

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Competition deadline: 31st July 2022

Entry fee: 19 Euro

Word Limit: 3,000

The competition is open to original, unpublished and unbroadcast short stories in the English language of 3,000 words or fewer. The story can be on any subject, in any style, by a writer of any nationality, living anywhere in the world. Translated work is not in the scope of this competition. Entrants may submit more than one entry. Once entered, no alterations can be made to the submission. Simultaneous submissions are accepted but please notify us immediately should your work be accepted elsewhere.

1st Prize:


Residency (one week) at Anam Cara Retreat

Featured reading at the Cork International Short Story Festival

Publication in Southword

2nd Prize


Publication in Southword

Four runners-up


Publication in Southword

See here for further details and to apply.

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