Writer’s Digest Annual Writing Competition 2019

Writer’s Digest Annual Writing Competition 2019


Up and coming writers in all genres are invited to apply for the 88th Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Competition!


APPLICATION WINDOW

CLOSED


DEADLINE

6 May 2019


PRIZES

Almost 500 winners will be chosen.

One Grand Prize winner will receive:

$5,000 in cash
An interview with the author in Writer’s Digest
A paid trip to the Writer’s Digest Annual Conference, including a coveted Pitch Slam slot
A one year subscription to Writer’s Digest Tutorials

The First place winner in each category will receive $1,000 in cash and $100 off a purchase from the Writer’s Digest Shop

The Second place winner in each category will receive $500 cash and $100 off a purchase from the Writer’s Digest Shop

The Third place winner in each category will receive $250 in cash and $100 off a purchase from the Writer’s Digest Shop

The Fourth place winner in each category will receive $100 in cash and $50 off a purchase from the Writer’s Digest Shop

The Fifth place winner in each category will receive $50 in cash and $50 off a purchase from the Writer’s Digest Shop

The Sixth through Tenth place winners in each category will receive $25 in cash

All top winners will also receive:

A one-year Writer’s Digest VIP membership, which includes a one-year subscription (new or renewal) to Writer’s Digest magazine, access to WritersMarket.com for one year, discounts on Writer’s Digest University workshops and discounts off of purchases made at WritersDigestShop.com.

The Grand Prize winning piece and the 1st place winning piece in each category will be published in the 88th Annual Writer’s Digest Annual Writing Competition Collection.

All other top winners will have their names listed in Writer’s Digest, on WritersDigest.com and in the 88th Annual Writer’s Digest Annual Writing Competition Collection.

All Honourable Mentions receive:

20% discount off of purchases made at WritersDigestShop.com
Their names listed in the 88th Annual Writer’s Digest Annual Writing Competition Collection.


HOST COUNTRY

United States


Note that while some organisers may accept applications from all around the world, you may still be required to travel to the host country in order to take part in the later stages of a competition for instance, or you may be required to live there for a period of time to take part in a funded programme (e.g. scholarship, incubator, accelerator).



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Credit: Writer’s Digest Annual Writing Competition 2019 

Date Added: 1 Dec 2018


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