Closing Date: 20th March 2013Entries are now being accepted for the maiden African Prisons Project Poetry and Short Story Competitions. These are Excel for Charity competitions administered by Eastern Light EPM International in support of African Prisons Project, a national charity working to bring justice, dignity and hope to men, women and children in prisons
Closing Date: 31-March-2013 For original, previously unpublished short stories in English Language on any subject, in any style, up to 1500 lines long (excluding title). Stories entered should also not be entered into another competition running at the same time. Writers of all nationalities living in any part of the world are eligible to enter.
Closing Date: 31-March-2013 For original, previously unpublished poems in English Language on any subject, in any style, up to 50 lines long (excluding title). Poems entered should also not be entered into another competition running at the same time. Poets of all nationalities living in any part of the world are eligible to enter. Prizes:
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Poetry & Short Story Competitions
Held every 3 months in January, April, July and October, these competitions offer cash prizes and publishing opportunities in the associated Sentinel Champions magazine which appears in print and as an eBook.
Prizes: £150, £75, £50 and £10 x 3 in each category.
Entry Fees (Poetry): £3 per poem, £12 for 5
Entry Fees (Stories): £5 for 1, £8 for 2, £10 for 3 and £12 for 4.
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International Writing Competitions Series
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