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The Isobel Lodge Award for New Scottish Writing


This is one for the Scots amongst us only I'm afraid. It is for someone born in Scotland, or resident or studying in Scotland during the year of entry to the completion.  Also for unpublished writers. £500 prize for a short story.


More details from Scottish Arts Trust Charitable Trust

The 2017 Commonwealth Short Story Award

The 2017 Commonwealth Short Story Prize is now open for entries. 

The Prize is awarded for the best piece of unpublished short fiction (2,000–5,000 words) in English written by a citizen of a Commonwealth country.

More details from Commonwealth Writers

Writing Magazine Competition Diary


Writing Magazine are running a 'Competition Issue' this month and have created a monthly competition diary. Worth grabbing a copy if you don't subscribe