Competitions With June Deadlines

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2nd
The Montegrappa Scholastic Prize for New Children’s Writing

Genre: Fiction- novel for children aged 7-12
Word Count: First 5000 words, one page synopsis and author biog
Entry Fee: FREE
Prizes: 1st- Publishing deal with Scholastic, representation with LBA and a weekend for two in Venice, Runners up x4- Editorial advice session with LBA and a Montegrappa fountain pen
http://www.scholastic.co.uk/montegrappa

5th
Erewash Writers’ Group Flash Fiction Competition

Genre: Fiction- theme: “Seize the day, but don’t be surprised if it bites back.”
Word Count: Maximum 500
Entry Fee: FREE
Prizes: 1st- Book by Maggie Cobbett, one free entry to open comp, 2nd- One free entry to open comp.
http://erewashwriterscompetition.weebly.com/2014-flash-fiction-with-maggie-cobbett.html

16th
Swansea and District Writers’ Circle First World War Short Story Competition

Genre: Fiction about the First World War
Word Count: 1500-2500
Entry Fee: £5.00 for one story, £7.50 for two.
Prizes: 1st- £100 and £15 in book tokens, Runners up x2- £25 and £5 in book tokens
http://www.swanseawriters.co.uk/

16th
V.S. Pritchett Memorial Prize

Genre: Fiction
Word Count: 2000-4000
Entry Fee: £5.00
Prize: £1000
http://www.rslit.org/v-s-pritchett

30th
Earlyworks Press Poetry Collection

Genre: Poetry
Word Count: Maximum 3000 or 10 pages
Entry Fee: £15
Prizes: Contract with Circaidy Gregory Press, including £100 advance
http://www.earlyworkspress.co.uk/Competitions.htm

30th
Steampunk Journal and Titan Publications Short Story Competition

Genre: Fiction- Steampunk
Word Count: Maximum 2000
Entry Fee: FREE
Prizes: A copy of Steampunk Style (Two winners, one under eighteen, one over eighteen)
The best stories will be published on the Titan website
http://steampunkjournal.org/2014/03/11/win-a-copy-of-steampunk-style/

30th
Flash 500
Genre: Fiction
Word Count: Maximum 500
Entry Fee: £5 for one story, £8 for two
Prizes: 1st- £300 and publication in Words with Jam, 2nd-£200, 3rd- £100
http://www.flash500.com

30th
Writers’ Village Short Story Competition

Genre: Fiction
Word Count: Maximum 3000
Entry Fee: £15
Prizes: 1st- £3000, 2nd-£500, 3rd- £250, 15x runners up- £50
http://www.writers-village.org/competition-rules.php

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