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.
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
CBC WRITES, part of CBC.CA, is sponsoring a number of writing prizes this year, and currently available is the CBC CREATIVE WRITING PRIZE. The submission deadline is February 1, 2014. Submit your 1200-1500 word unpublished and original work of creative nonfiction to the website and be in the running for not only a financial award … Continue reading Another Creative Nonfiction Writing Prize
Prism Magazine Writing Contests Prism International magazine, printed by UBC's Creative Writing Program, announced contests in creative non-fiction, fiction, and poetry. Take a look at their website to learn more details, and start writing.