1. January 15th (short fiction)
Geist Literary Postcard Story Contest (maximum word length - 500 words)
click here for more info.
2. January 15th (poetry)
Hibernating With Words Poetry Contest
Adult category: $5/poem entry; First Prize $100 + publication; 2nd Prize $50 + publication; 3rd prize: publication. For more information, click here.
3. January 24, 2011 (novel). Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award for unpublished or self-published novels. Grand prize is a publishing contract with Penguin + $15,000 advance. For more information, click here.
4. February 1, 2011 (novel). Beacon Award for Social Justice Literature for unpublished novels. Grand prize is an offer of publication with Roseway Publishing + $1000. Two $500 runner-up prizes also. For more informationm, click here.
Good luck everyone & happy scribing!