March Deadlines

updated 2011


seeking short stories, poems and artwork

submissions from High School students only

deadline March 19 (annually)

details @


updated 2010


Superstition Review

Arizona State Universities Online Lit Mag

spring reading period closes in March

accepting poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and art


The Tipton Poetry Journal

Now accepting submissions for Issue #17 (Spring 2010)

Poems with the best chance for acceptance are quality free verse…

details @


Hawaii Conservation Alliance

entrants in grades K-3rd grades only

fact or fiction stories and prose or poetry

deadline 3/11/10

details @


No T. Rex In the Library: PreK-6 writing contest

sponsored by Author Toni Buzzeo

deadline 3/12/10

details @


PBS Kids Go! Writers Contest Rules 2010

for kids in a K-3 Grade

local PBS stations may vary deadline, most 3/15/10

details @


Specs Journal (contemp. culture & arts at Rollins College)

accepting fiction, nonfiction, poetry…pieces that blur genre boundaries.

Theme: Toys

deadline 3/15/10

details @


Send a Mom to Congress Contest

Parenting Magazine’s call for essays

deadline 3/15/10

details @


Progresso Souper You Contest

Call for essays

deadline 3/15/10

details @


Airborne Flight Crew Contest

call for videos or essays

deadline 3/15/10

details @


Bob Dylan’s hometown, Hibbing Minnesota

Dylan Days: seeks poems, stories, one-act plays for 2010 contest

deadline for all 3/15/10


The Waterman Fund

2010 Alpine Essay Contest

Theme: The Spirit of Wildness

Nonfiction Essays only

deadline 3/15/10


Camas (University of Montana)

Accepting Articles, Essays, Interviews,

Fiction, Poetry, Photography & Artwork

Theme Summer 2010: Glacier

deadline 3/15/10


Feminist Press at Univ. of NY
Call for Papers on Theme: SAFE

deadline 3/15/10


The McCroskey Memorial Internet Playhouse

Theme: Felonies & Misdemeanors

deadline 3/15/10


Pound Lit Press

seeks subs for Anthology

“Terminal Earth”

deadline 3/15/10


2010 Barbara Burnett Smith

Aspiring Writers Project (BBSAWE)

seeks Cozies, Thrillers, True Crime & other Mystery Genres


details @


Peacebuilders Essay Contest

sponsored by BookCover

open to students grades K-12

deadline 3/16/10

details @


Make a Difference Contest

sponsored by Adam’s Peanut Butter

essay subs by 3/16/10

details @


Switchback (Univ. of San Francisco)

seeks subs for Issue 12

Theme: Minority VS Majority

deadline 3/17/10


2nd Symbiosis International Legal Essay Writing Competition

sponsored by The Tech Legal Cell of Symbiosis Law School

deadline 3/20/10

details @


17th Annual Essay Contest

on Ayn Rand’s Novelette, Anthem

for 8th – 10th graders

deadline 3/20/10

details @




Theme: love stories, must use numbers 100 & 500

deadline midnight 3/21/10

details @



Face of Vancouver 2010 Games Contest

sponsored by Royal Canadian Mint

call for videos or essays by Canadian residents

deadline 3/21/10

details @


 2010 Immortality Institute’s Creative Writing Contest

Fiction w/ maximum length: 5,000 words

deadline 3/27/10

details @


Thin Threads Upcoming Story Writing Contest

seeking true stories with emotion

deadline 3/28/10 (read guidelines carefully)

details @


The Poe Contest for Fiction

adopt Poe’s spirit in your tales

Deadline for Submission: March 31, 2010

details @


SurvivalBlog has an ongoing non-fiction writing contest

write on any topic related to preparedness or survival…

deadline for this round: 3/31/10

details @



Haiku Now! Contest 2010

Prizes will be awarded for English-language haiku

in three categories: traditional, contemporary and innovative

deadline 3/31/10

details @




submit true story in first person

deadline 3/31/10

details @



2010 Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism

 in Medicine Essay Contest

Describe a barrier a physician might face…

open to current student at an accredited medical or osteopathic school

deadline 3/31/10

details @





seeking proposals that illustrate how certain interventions and innovations

 in graduate medical education programs can facilitate…

Deadline for e-mailing Letter of Intent to submit a Proposal: 3/31/10

details @



My Magic Contest

sponsored by Wizards of the Coast

Do you think you have a great Magic: The Gathering story?

deadline 3/31/10

details @



The Lonely Hearts Club Writing Contest

Choose ONE of the writing prompts

and send us your 250-1,000 word response..

deadline 3/31/10

details @


2010 Putting Our Heads Together Migraine Poetry Contest

sponsored by HealthCentral

enter family-friendly poems with a headache theme

deadline 3/31/10

details @


Glamour Reel Moments Contest

call for videos or essays

deadline 3/31/10

details @


Foley Poetry Contest

sponsored by America Magazine

Cash prize: $1,000.

deadline 3/31/10


Matrix Magazine

Accepting subs for Issue 86

Theme: The Drinking Issue

deadline 3/31/10


Editor John Joseph Adams

seeks subs for Anthology

“Way of the Wizard”

reading period closes 3/31/10


Carcinogenic Poetry at Virgogray Press

VGP Chapbook Anthology No. 3. National Poetry Month

Deadline: 3/31/10

details @

(Scroll midway to find)



Yes, please, join the conversation.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.