Darkness Is For Everyone Story Contest
sponsored by Campaign For Real Fear
seeks entries under 500 words
Hurry! deadline April 16, 2010
First Annual Peter K. Hixson
Memorial Scholarship for Creative Writers
sponsored by Writers Relief
“…Three writers will each receive…scholarships”
deadline April 23, 2010
Amy Writing Awards
submissions “…must have been published
in a mainstream, non-religious publication
… either printed or online between
January 1 & December 31 of the current calendar year…”
deadline for entry January 31 (annually)
Teen Ink Sponsored Contests:
(Magazine, Website and Books written by Teens)
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Write your opinion about something you care about to win $200!
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