Organization : Writers’ College
Competition Name : International Short Story Competition – January 2017
Applicable For : Open to any writer, anywhere
Competition Deadline : 12 pm 31 January 2017
Prize/Win : R1000 or £100
Website : http://www.writerscollegeblog.co.za/my-writing-journey-competition/
International Short Story Competition :
** Write us a 1000-word story about your journey as a writer.
** Make it funny, quirky and/or inspirational.
Related : Pan Macmillan South Africa 13th Storey Tree House Competition : www.southafricain.com/2638.html
** We will publish the best story in our quarterly newsletter and on our blog.
** Plus the winner receives $200 (R1000 or £100).
** Entry is free and entrants are welcome from all over the globe.
** Send your story to nichola AT nzwriterscollege.co.nz.
Competition Guidelines :
When submitting stories :
** use a font size 11 or 12
** use good-sized margins all around the text
** 1.5 or double line spacing
** make sure your paragraphs are clearly separated, either using an open line between paragraphs (our preference), or indenting the first line using tab, and
** stick to the word count of 1000 words, give or take a few words.
** We prefer receiving entries as Word or Wordpad documents. Otherwise, copy and paste your text into the body of an email and submit your piece that way.
** The competition is open to any writer, anywhere.
** We look forward to receiving your submission.
About Us :
We are an online writing school with three country-specific branches offering over 30 specialist online writing courses run by multi-award-winning authors, journalists, scriptwriters, poets and copywriters. From journalism to creative writing courses to writing for the web, our courses offer one-to-one tuition at an affordable cost.