Tag Archives: cash

FREE essay contest to win cash prizes


“If I had a Million Dollars Essay Contest”

This contest is open to anyone over the age of 18 with a legal U.S. mailing address. There is no entry fee. Winning essays will retain rights after publication. Non winning entries will be given the option of being included along with winning entries and will retain rights after publication. There are three prizes; First place $100, Second place $50, third place $25, and three honorable mentions.

DETAILS: What would you do with a million dollars, tax free? In three to four pages, (1000 words max, 500 words minimum), describe how a million dollars would change your life, your family’s life, and the community in which you live. The entries will be judged by a panel of three people; one English professor, an entrepreneur, and a psychology instructor. Submissions will be accepted from August 15th 2010-October 31st 2010. They can be emailed in the body of an email or in Word as an attachment to
brian@briankeithforeman.com or mailed to B.Foreman, PO BOX 273 Hubbell MI, 49934. The chosen entries will be included in a publication, (book or ebook), of the same title. For any additional questions feel free to email me at brian@briankeithforeman.com

Writer’s Digest poetry contest – $500 prize


Dec. 15 deadline; prizes $500, $250, $100, 4th-10th place $25; 11th-25th place $50 gift certificate to Writer’s Digest Books! 32 lines or fewer; $15 for first poem


Writer’s Digest Poetry Contest with CASH prizes


Dec. 15 deadline; 32 lines or fewer; rhyming, free verse, haiku; $15 entry for first poem, $10 each additional poem

Info and entry here:     http://www.writersdigest.com/poetryawards

3 poetry contests (one is free)


• FREE poetry contest (June 1 deadline)


• Best New Poets ($3.50 fee; April 15-June 1; cash prizes)


• Comstock Review Poetry Contest ($5 fee; July 1 deadline; cash prizes; 40 lines max)