The Willie Morris Award for Southern Fiction

Willie Morris award for southern fiction
The Willie Morris Award for Southern Fiction is now accepting entries of classic novels published in 2015 over 50,000 words in length that take place in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.  .

Deadline: March 31, 2016

Entry fee: FREE

Payment: $2,500.00, and an expense paid trip to New York City. (The winner must come to NY to receive the award, attend a luncheon with the contest judges and a reception in his/her honor.)

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Tayen Lane Is Accepting Submissions for Anthology

Procyon Science Fiction Anthology 2016Tayen Lane is currently reading submissions for their first annual Procyon Science Fiction Anthology 2016. Submissions are accepted from writers from all countries; however, all stories must be in English. The collection will feature science fiction from writers from around the world. They want your best and most memorable stories: work that fascinates, provokes, moves, intrigues. Maximum word count per story is 7,000. Submissions must be previously unpublished.

Prizes: All chosen contributors will receive $100, two hardcovers, two softcovers, and an eBook.

Deadline: March 31, 2016

Entry fee: Free

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Florida Keys Flash Fiction Contest

florida-keys-flash-fiction“Florida Keys Flash Fiction Contest” is now accepting entries of 500 words or less, written in English and previously unpublished (including self-publication and online publication). Each story must be the original work of its entrant. Simultaneous submissions (submission of a story to more than one contest or publication at a time) are allowed. Stories may be written in any fiction genre except children’s fiction and nonfiction. .

Deadline: March 31, 2016

Entry fee: FREE

Payment: 10 days’ opportunity to write in Ernest Hemingway’s former private study at the Ernest Hemingway Home & Museum, Key West FL. Travel expenses included.

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Write & Win Humour Writing Competition

write and win humour writing competition 1Write & Win wants to hear your awkward, embarrassing, and cringe-worthy moments. All stories must be true, real-life experiences, told in up to 2000 words per story. Authors may send a maximum of three entries. .

Deadline: March 20, 2016

Entry fee: FREE

Payment: 1st Place: £150; 2nd Place: £60; 3rd Place: £40; Writers whose stories are published will receive a free print copy of the book.

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