Posts Tagged ‘The Creative Competitor Writing Contests’

Creative Competitor – Writing Competitions

11 January 2015
Flash Fiction Writing Competition
 
1st Prize: £190.00

2nd Prize: £150.00

3rd Prize: £95.00

Closing date: 28th January 2015

Entry fee: £3.00 or Free to Creative Competitor Premier1 Write, Learn and Publish members

In our latest competition, you have just 500 words (including the title) to write a complete story that captures the imagination of the reader. The genre is open, just use the photo for inspiration. Full rules and photo online.

Publication and cash prizes.

Email: info@creative-competitor.co.uk

http://creativecompetitor.com/creative-writing-competitions/writing-competitions-2015/flash-fiction-writing-competition/

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Winter Wonderland Poetry Competition

1st Prize: £150.00

2nd Prize: £100.00

3rd Prize: £75.00

Closing date: 02 February 2015

Entry fee: £3.00 or Free to Creative Competitor Premier1 Write, Learn and Publish members

For this brand new poetry competition, you simply need to craft a beautiful poem that captures the spirit of a winter landscape. Whether it’s snow-capped mountains, misty rivers or frost-laden fields…we don’t mind, just paint the scene with your words. You can use the photo for inspiration or, be inspired by a wintry landscape close to you. It’s your choice.

Publication and cash prizes.

Email: info@creative-competitor.co.uk

http://creativecompetitor.com/creative-writing-competitions/writing-competitions-2015/winter-wonderland-poetry-competition/

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65 Little Words Writing Competition

1st Prize: £260.00

2nd Prize: £195.00

Closing date: February 10th 2015

Entry fee: £2.00 or FREE to Premier1 Write, Learn and Publish Members

You have just 65 words or less including the title to write a complete story. It’s a tough one but you can do it and we look forward to receiving your submissions. You must use the photo published online.

Publication and cash prizes.

Email: info@creative-competitor.co.uk

http://creativecompetitor.com/65-little-words-creative-writing-competition/65-little-words-writing-competition-february-2015/

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The Park Bench Writing Competition

1st Prize: £195.00

2nd Prize: £150.00

3rd Prize: £100.00

Closing date: 28th February 2015

Entry fee: £3.00 or Free to Creative Competitor Premier1 Write, Learn and Publish members

Using the photo for inspiration, you have just 1000 words (including the title) to write a complete story that captures the imagination of the reader.  To be in with a chance of winning this writing competition, you must include the park bench in your story.

Publication and cash prizes.

Email: info@creative-competitor.co.uk

http://creativecompetitor.com/creative-writing-competitions/writing-competitions-2015/park-bench-writing-competition/

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The Creative Competitor.com: Writing Contests

31 May 2014
7 Day Creative Writing Challenge

1st Prize:£250

2nd Prize: £200

3rd Prize: £100

4th Prize: £75

5th Prize: £50

Closing date: 5th July 2014

£5 for one entry. Or £7.50 including feedback. 

If you would like a chance of winning £250, all you have to do is to sign up for our 7 Day Creative Writing Challenge which goes live on the 5th July.

http://creativecompetitor.com/creative-writing-competitions/writing-competitions-2014/creative-writing-competitions-july-to-september-2014/7-day-creative-writing-challenge-july/
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First Chapter Writing Competition

1st Prize: £250.00

2nd Prize: £200.00

3rd Prize: £150.00

4th Prize: £100.00

5th Prize: £75.00

Closing date: 12th  July 2014

£4 per submission. Professional feedback is available for an additional £5.00 per submission

This competition is perfect if you have an unpublished novel and would like to enter the first chapter into our fantastic new competition. You can also have your submissions evaluated professionally for an additional £5.00 each.

All we ask is that your first chapter has a maximum of 6000 words and that you are the author. Full details online.

http://creativecompetitor.com/creative-writing-competitions/writing-competitions-2014/creative-writing-competitions-july-to-september-2014/first-chapter-writing-competition/
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Horror Writing Competition

1st Prize: £300.00

2nd Prize: £200.00

3rd Prize: £100.00

Closing date:  1st August 2014

Entry fee: £4.00 per submission

Could you capture the entire atmosphere of a horror story? Could you write such compelling fiction that it makes the reader tingle with anticipation and experience genuine fear? Do you think that you could dip into the bloody thirsty mindset of a serial killer or write with conviction about unspeakable horrors and things that go bump in the night?

http://creativecompetitor.com/creative-writing-competitions/writing-competitions-2014/creative-writing-competitions-july-to-september-2014/horror-fiction-writing-competition/

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Flash Fiction Writing Competition

1st Prize: £150.00

2nd Prize: £100.00

3rd Prize: £75.00

Closing date: 14th August 2014

Entry fee: £3.00 or Free to Creative Competitor Premier1 Write, Learn and Publish members

Using the photo at the website for inspiration, write a complete story in 700 words or less.

http://creativecompetitor.com/creative-writing-competitions/writing-competitions-2014/creative-writing-competitions-july-to-september-2014/flash-fiction-writing-competition/