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City Academy Short Story Writing Competition 2022

Writing Contest



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  • Response time: 5 weeks
  • Prizes: £1500
  • Fee: £15
  • Last run: -
  • Reading blind: -

Fiction - 4000 words max

Max words: 4000

Max pieces: 1

Additional info

Entrants must be 18yrs+.

Submission calls



We are on the search for the best original short story written by a previously unpublished writer. Whether you have completed a writing course with us or not, this is your opportunity to devise a piece of short fiction that will be read by an expert panel of judges.