List of Writing Competitions in 2016 Added

We have added a list of writing competitions planned for 2016.

See the complete list here.

CompetitionCountryClosing DateMax WordsEntry
Fee
Top Prize
Science Fiction Writing ContestInternationalJanuary 15th750Free€50
Climate Fiction Short Story ContestInternationalJanuary 15th5,000Free$1000
Science Fiction and the Medical Humanities Writing CompetitionInternationalJanuary 31st3,000Free£300
Newcastle Short Story AwardInternationalJanuary 31st2,000£151st $2000
2nd $1000
3rd £500
Plymouth Writers Group 2016 Writing CompetitionInternationalFebruary 1st2,000£5£250
Artificium Short Story CompetitionInternationalFebruary 5th8,000£6£300
Artificium ‘IN BRIEF’ CompetitionInternationalFebruary 5th1,000£6£150