Springfield Writers’ Guild
UNDER LOCK & KEY:2018 Short Story Contest
September 1-October 31, 2018
“What’s Being Hidden?”
$100 -First Prize / $75 -Second Prize
$50 -Third Prize -Two Honorable Mentions
|CONTEST FEE: NON-MEMBERS-$5.00
Limit of one entry. Enter the contest by clicking the link below.
Prose: 750 words or less, any genre
- Contest is open to all writers. Each contest is judged blind.
- Each entry must be the unpublished, original work of the contestant.
- Submit your entry below via the Submit page or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Entries from non-members will not be considered submitted until payment is received.
- Entry fees are non-refundable.
- Submissions must be G or PG-rated
- Any submission that violates contest guidelines will automatically be disqualified.
How to Enter
- Contest period is 12:01 a.m. September 1 to midnight October 31.
- Payment will be made by PayPal only or credit/debit card only.
- Awards will be presented at the November Springfield Writer’s Guild meeting or by mail for those unable to attend. For a list of winning entries and judges visit http://www.springfieldwritersguild.org/contests in November.