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The Bath Short Story Award

Writing Contest by Bath Story Award



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  • Response time: -
  • Prizes: £1200, £300, £100
  • Fee: £9
  • Last run: ? - 2023-04-24
  • Reading blind: -

Fiction - 2200 words max

Max words: 1

Max words: 2200

Type: Short work

Additional info

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Submission calls



Launched in 2012 the BSSA has rapidly become established as one of the prominent short story competitions in the UK receiving over fifteen hundred world-wide entries each year and producing a yearly anthology of short-listed and winning authors.