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Another Writer’s Digest short story contest

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deadline is Nov. 15, 2012; $3,000 prize; entry fee is $20; details HERE:

http://www.writersdigest.com/competitions/short-short-story-competition?et_mid=573292&rid=3067753

Writer’s Digest short story contest

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deadline Sept. 14, 2012; 6 genres; 4,000 words max; grand prize $2,500 plus trip to NYC for WD conference; details HERE:

http://www.writersdigest.com/popularfictionawards?et_mid=569302&rid=3067753

Writer’s Digest “Write It Your Way” Contest

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Deadline July 15, 2012; fiction or nonfiction; 1,200 words; $5 entry; details HERE:

http://www.writersdigest.com/competitions/write-it-your-way?et_mid=562309&rid=3067753

Upcoming contests from Writer’s Digest

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Details HERE:

www.writersdigest.com

Self Published Awards

  • The only competition exclusively for self-published books and self-publishing writers
  • Winning entries will be published in Writer’s Digest
  • Cash prizes, including $3,000 for the Grand Prize winner
  • 10 categories of competition
  • Deadline: April 20, 2012
  • Now Accepting Entries!
Writer’s Digest Annual Competition

  • Compete to win in 10 categories
  • Winning entries published in Writer’s Digest
  • Gain exposure to agents, peers and readers alike
  • Winning entries will be on display in the 81st Annual Writer’s Digest Competition Collection
  • Cash prizes, starting with $3,000 for the Grand Prize winner
  • Deadline: May 1, 2012
  • Now Accepting Entries!
Poetry Awards

  • Poems are 32 lines or fewer
  • Winners and winning poetry titles will be printed in the July/August 2012 Writer’s Digest
  • All winners will appear on www.writersdigest.com
  • Cash prizes, including $500 for the Grand Prize winner
  • Deadline: December 3, 2012
  • Learn More
Short Short Story Competition

  • Open to manuscripts of 1,500 words or fewer
  • The names and story titles of the 1st through 10th place  winners will be printed in the July/August 2012 Writer’s Digest,
  • Winners and winning titles are published on writersdigest.com
  • Cash prizes including $3,000 for the Grand Prize Winner
  • Deadline: December 15, 2012
  • Learn More!
Popular Fiction Competition

  • Seeking new fiction in 6 genres: SciFi/Fantasy, Thriller/Suspense, Young Adult, Romance, Crime, Horror
  • First Prize: The First Place-Winner receives $1,000 cash, promotion in Writer’s Digest, $100 worth of Writer’s Digest Books and the 2012 Novel & Short Story Writer’s Market.
  • Second Prize: The Second Place-Winner receives $500 cash, promotion in Writer’s Digest, $100 worth of Writer’s Digest Books and the 2012 Novel & Short Story Writer’s Market.
  • Honorable Mention: Honorable Mentions will receive promotion in Writer’s Digest and the 2012 Novel & Short Story Writer’s Market.
  • Deadline:  September 14, 2012

Writer’s Digest “Short Short” Story Competition

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deadline is Nov. 15, 2011; top prize is $3,000 and trip to WD conference; 1,500 words max; details HERE:

http://www.writersdigest.com/competitions/short-story/?et_mid=515537&rid=3067753

Writer’s Digest Short Short Writing Competition

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Deadline is Nov. 15, 2011; 1,500 words max; prizes up to $3,000 and trip to 2012 WD Conference; Details HERE:

http://www.writersdigest.com/short/?et_mid=509377&rid=3067753

Writer’s Digest Poetry Awards Competition

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12/15/2010 deadline; accepting rhyming, free verse, haiku – all up to 32 lines; first place is $500 and trip to WD Conference in NYC, and additional prizes for other placing entries; $15 entry fee for first poem, $10 per additional poem; info and entry HERE:

http://www.writersdigest.com/poetryawards