deadline is June 15, 2012; The Writer 2012 Travel Essay Contest; up to 1,200 words; entry fee is $10; cash prizes $200, $300, $1,000; details HERE:
Details on multiple contests and anthologies HERE:
Homebound, an imprint of Hiraeth Press, is now accepting submissions of book-length manuscripts in the following genres:
– short story collections
– epic/narrative verse
– travel writing
– essay collections
Leap Local just sent me this:
Prizes: $500 first place prize and two $150 runners-up prizes
Word Length: 500-650
Closing Date: August 31, 201
Punk Publishing is looking for submissions of book-length manuscripts on travel, outdoors or ‘quirky’ topics. Details HERE:
I am currently updating all of our market lists and adding several new lists. Each market list in our new 2011 series will have around 50 markets and will cost only $4.95.
To order this new market list and for further details please visit:
Gary McLaren, Editor
Free contest by PEN TALS IT.A.CA Contest; deadline is 4/20/2011; 500 words max; prizes; details here: http://pentales.com/private/page/RYV3/20001
The Amy Lowell Poetry Traveling Scholarship; 10/15/2010 deadline; open to U.S. poets; send 40 pages of poetry; prize is a $52,000 fellowship to send a year abroad. Info and details HERE:
Midwest Living pays $.80-$1/word for pieces on travel, food, home and garden. Plus expenses. Bi-monthly. Guidelines here:
GoNOMAD seeks excellent, entertaining, informative and unique travel articles, especially about:
Countries: Angola, Benin, Gambia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritania, Mozambique, and Maldives. Lebanon, Lichtenstein, Luxembourg, Ghana,
Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia.
States: Delaware, Indiana, Mississippi, North Dakota, Tennessee, West Virginia, Arkansas, DC, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Missouri, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Idaho.