We’re delighted to announce the Leicester Writes Short Story Prize 2019 is now open for entries.
We’re looking for new and original fiction under 3000 words.
Stories can be any length (up to 3000 words) style, or subject. There is no set theme.
£7 per story. Max three entries per person.
Writers submitting from within Leicestershire can submit for a discounted fee of £3. Free entry for current students at De Montfort University, Loughborough University and University of Leicester.
1st Prize – £100 and a bundle of books
2nd Prize – £50 and a bundle of books
3rd Prize – A bundle of books
A longlist of a maximum of 20 stories will be published in an anthology. A shortlist will be selected by our esteemed judging panel, including writers Rebecca Burns, Jonathan Taylor and Susmita Bhattacharya.
Deadline: 15th April 2019
For more details on how to enter and our prize terms please visit our website.