Competitions With July Deadlines

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1st
The Ifanca Helene James Short Story Competition

Genre: Fiction
Word Count: Maximum 2200
Entry Fee: £4
Prizes: 1st- £100 and bottle of champagne, 2nd- £50, 3rd- £25
http://ifancahelenejames.wordpress.com/2014-competition/

10th
Ledbury Poetry Festival Competition

Genre: Poetry
Word Count: Maximum 40 lines
Entry Fee: £5 for first poem, then £3.50
Prize: £1000 and course at Ty Newydd
http://www.poetry-festival.co.uk/ledbury-poetry-competition/

14th
Doris Gooderson Short Story Competition

Genre: Fiction
Word Count: Maximum 1200
Entry Fee: £3.00
Prizes: 1st- £150, 2nd- £70, 3rd- £40
http://wrekinwriters.wordpress.com/doris-gooderson-short-story-competition/

25th
Wasafiri New Writing Prize
Genre: Fiction, Life Writing and Poetry
Word Count: Fiction and Life Writing- Maximum 3000, Poetry- Up to five poems
Entry Fee: £6. If entering more than one piece in same category- £10 for two, £15 for three
Prizes: £300 to winner in each category
http://www.wasafiri.org/wasafiri-new-writing-prize.asp

25th
The Elmet Poetry Prize

Genre: Poetry
Word Count: Maximum 40 lines
Entry Fee: £5
Prizes: 1st- Arvon course at Lumb Bank, 2nd- a week’s writing retreat at Ted Hughes’ house,
Runners up- £50
http://www.theelmettrust.org/competitions

31st
HISSAC Short Story Competition

Genre: Fiction
Word Count: Maximum 2500
Entry Fee: £5 for one story, £12 for three
Prizes: 1st- £400, 2nd and 3rd- £50
http://www.hissac.co.uk/CompetitionDetails

31st
The WriteIdea Prize
Genre: Fiction
Word Count: Maximum 4000
Entry Fee: £5.00
Prizes: 1st- £500, 5x Finalists- £100
http://writeideafestival.org/short-story-competition/

31st
InkTears Flash Fiction Competition

Genre: Fiction
Word Count: Maximum 500
Entry Fee: £3
Prizes: 1st- £250, Runner up- £50, Highly commended x4- £25
http://www.inktears.com/Inktears/WritersNewWritersContest.html

31st
Cinnamon Press Annual Debut Novel Prize

Genre: Fiction- novel/novella
Word Count: First 10,000 words
Entry Fee: £12 for first entry, then £10
Prize: £1000 and pubishing contract
http://www.cinnamonpress.com/competitions/annual-debut-novel-or-novella-prize/

31st
Dream Quest One Poetry and Writing Contest

Genre: Fiction and Poetry
Word Count: Fiction- Maximum 5 pages; Poetry- Maximum 30 lines
Entry Fee: Fiction- US$10, Poetry- US$5
Prizes: Fiction: 1st – $500, 2nd- $250, 3rd- $100
Poetry: 1st-$250, 2nd-$125, $50
http://www.dreamquestone.com/

31st
Love on the Road 2014 Writing Contest

Genre: Fiction and Non-fiction- Love and Travel theme
Word Count: 4000-6000
Entry Fee: US$10
Prizes: 1st- $200, 2nd- $100, 3rd- $50
Top twelve stories will be published in an anthology
http://malinkipress.com/lotr2014

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