Category Archives: war

Win a trip to France – The Time and Place writing contest

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The Time and Place Prize; open to all genres; 5,000 words max; $25 entry fee; deadline Nov. 30, 2012; details HERE:

http://www.timeandplaceprize.com/

Launch Pad contest for unpublished novelists

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deadlines vary by category: historical fiction is May 10, 2012, suspense/crime/mystery/thriller is June 10, contemporary fiction/women’s fiction is July 10, middle grade, YA fiction is August 10, contemporary romance is September 10, Speculative is October 10. entry fee is $35; details HERE:

http://www.novelrocket.com/p/launch-pad-contest.html

FREE short story contest – “Living Under Fire”

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1,ooo words max; cash prize; write about living in a conflict zone; deadline is 12/31/2010; folow the guidelines from the Web site:

http://www.hollandparkpress.co.uk/magazine_detail.php?magazine_id=76&language=English

FREE contest for military novels

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W.Y. Boyd Literary Award for Excellence in Military Fiction; YA or adult

Deadline is 12/1/2010; prize is $5,000; no entry fee; novel must have been published (possible self-published?) during previous year. For info, go HERE: http://www.ala.org/template.cfm?template=/CFApps/awards_info/award_detail_info.cfm&FilePublishTitle=Awards,%20Grants%20and%20Scholarships&uid=8FFCC9A02188EFCA