WriteKit Menu

The Debut-litzer Award


The Debut-litzer Award for creative nonfiction, fiction, and poetry will award a $1,000 cash prize in each category. Debut books first published in North America between January 1, 2012 and December 31, 2012 are eligible in all genres ... (more)
DEADLINE: 05-31-2013
PRIZES: $1,000.00
ENTRY FEE: $25.00
Added: 12-April-2013

BLR Literary Prizes


The BLR Prizes award outstanding writing related to themes of health, healing, illness, the mind, and the body. First prize is $1,000 (in each genre) and publication in the Spring 2014 issue of BLR ... (more)
DEADLINE: 07-01-2013
PRIZES: $1,000.00
ENTRY FEE: $15.00
Added: 12-April-2013

2013 Backwaters Prize


This contest is open to anyone writing in English, whether the poet has previous book publications or not. The prize is a $1,000.00 cash prize plus publication of your manuscript ... (more)
DEADLINE: 05-31-2013
PRIZES: $1,000.00
ENTRY FEE: $25.00
Added: 12-April-2013

The American Fiction Prize


Seeks well-crafted, character driven literary fiction in any genre with a maximum of 10,000 words per story. First-place winner will receive $1,000, second place will receive $500 ... (more)
DEADLINE: 06-15-2013
PRIZES: $1,000.00
ENTRY FEE: $16.00
Added: 05-April-2013

Blue Lynx Prize for Poetry


The Prize is awarded for an unpublished, full-length volume of poems by a U.S. author. First-prize is $2000 plus publication for a full-length poetry collection ... (more)
DEADLINE: 05-15-2013
PRIZES: $2,000.00
ENTRY FEE: $25.00
Added: 05-April-2013

Guy Owen Award


Winning poet receives a cash prize of $1,000. Submit three to five poems (10 pages maximum) ... (more)
DEADLINE: 06-15-2013
PRIZES: $1,000.00
ENTRY FEE: $20.00
Added: 05-April-2013

EP International Book Contest


A prize of $1,000 and publication by Emergency Press is given annually for a book of poetry, fiction, or creative nonfiction. Special consideration is given to submissions that are multimedia or cross-genre in nature ... (more)
DEADLINE: 05-15-2013
PRIZES: $1,000.00
ENTRY FEE: $20.00
Added: 05-April-2013

Vallum Award for Poetry


Vallum is accepting original and previously unpublished poetry submissions for the Vallum Award for Poetry. Submit up to 1-3 poems of maximum 60 lines each. 1st prize is $750, 2nd $250 ... (more)
DEADLINE: 07-15-2013
PRIZES: $750.00
ENTRY FEE: $20.00
Added: 24-April-2013

Roth IRA Writing Contest


NerdWallet Investing is looking for short written pieces showcasing views on Roth IRAs: the pros, the cons, and everything in between. The winning 3 stories will be awarded $500, $300, and $200 ... (more)
DEADLINE: 05-12-2013
PRIZES: $500.00
ENTRY FEE: $0.00
Added: 24-April-2013

2013 Booth Story Prize


Submit your best story ranging from 500 words to 7,500 words. First-place winner receives a cash prize of $1,000 and publication. All entries receive a one-year subscription ... (more)
DEADLINE: 05-31-2013
PRIZES: $1,000.00
ENTRY FEE: $20.00
Added: 17-April-2013