This is your final reminder that the deadline for the Fiddlehead's 25th annual writing contest is December 1, 2015. Poetry and short fiction. See their website for details!
Prairie Fire has announced the winners of their 2014 writing contests (poetry, creative non fiction, fiction). Come to their website and read some excerpts of the writing.
Giller jury If you have a book published this year within the guidelines set by the information presented on this website, why not enter it in this year's Scotiabank Giller Awards? You don't know unless you try. Submissions deadlines here.
Prairie Fire is now accepting entries for the Banff Centre Bliss Carman Poetry Award, Short Fiction and Creative Non-Fiction Contests. If you are a writer or an aspiring writer, go to Prairie Fire's website to read the contest details and deadlines. November 30 is the deadline for entry but you may submit material any time.
Welcome to Polar Expressions Publishing's 2015 National Summer Writing contest. It is open to Canadians and Canadian residents of all ages, and includes a separate division for younger writers. If you would like the chance to be published, visit their website and read the rules and download an entry form.
The 2015 CBC Poetry Competition is now open! WHAT YOU CAN WIN: WHAT: Submit your original, unpublished, poem or poetry collection. The entry must be between 400 and 600 words. WHEN: Competition runs from April 1 to June 1. WHO: All Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. HOW: While the competition is active, submit online … Continue reading Canada Writes–CBC 2015 Poetry Competition Now Open!
Go to CANADA WRITES to learn more about the types of writing and prizes available to aspiring writers throughout 2015 and 2016. This could be your big opportunity to be noticed and gain support for a career in writing. Many notable Canadian writers got their start with this contest and you could be next. Categories … Continue reading CBC Literary Prizes – when to enter your work
$4,500 in prizes to be won! Now open to email submissions and online payment. Poetry Judge: George Elliott Clarke Fiction Judge: Sandra Birdsell Grain and the Short Grain Writing Contest have featured the work of such literary luminaries as Lorna Crozier, Xi Chua, Tim Lilburn, Guy Maddin, Patrick Lane, Miriam Toews, Zsuzsi Gartner, and Eleanor Wachtel. You could join them in the pages of Grain.
Take a look at the Sub Terrain website for more information on their literary writing competition.
Prairie Fire Press and McNally Robinson Booksellers present THE 2015 ANNUAL WRITING CONTESTS WITH $6,000 IN PRIZES! Prairie Fire is now accepting entries for the Banff Centre Bliss Carman Poetry Award, Short Fiction and Creative Non-Fiction Contests. Although our deadline is November 30 (postmarked), you may submit anytime. By entering the Banff Centre Bliss Carman … Continue reading Prairie Fire and McNally Robinson Booksellers announce 2015 annual writing contests!