2020 Annual Short Story Award

30 Sep 2020


THE NZ WRITERS COLLEGE

2020 Annual Short Story Award

For Emerging Writers in New Zealand

 

We are pleased to announce the opening of our 11th annual short story competition, held to acknowledge emerging writers in New Zealand.

 

PRIZES:

  • First Prize: $ 1 000.00 and publication in an anthology of winning stories
  • Second Prize: $ 500.00 and publication in an anthology of winning stories
  • Third Prize: $ 250.00

The top three winners will receive editorial comments on their submitted works.

 

THEME FOR 2020:

What we took for granted.

 

DEADLINE:

Midnight September 30

 

LONGLIST PUBLISHED:

26 October 2020

 

WINNERS ANNOUNCED:

16 November 2020

 

For entry terms and conditions please click the below link:


Contact info:

www.nzwriterscollege.co.nz/Writers+Resources/2020+NZ+Writers+College+Short+Story+Competition.html?fbclid=IwAR2EJUg3g9-K0PnYUBGNRKEty6_XPrHOD2ri-vQL4AlwSmzEsiE5racjF00

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