Creative writing competition: The Glencairn Glass Crime Short Story Competition 2023


20 November 2023
Win a £1,000 first prize for a crime story set in Scotland

The Glencairn Glass Crime Short Story Competition is and international contest inviting entries of original, unpublished crime fiction under 2,000 words on the theme 'A Crime Story Set in Scotland'. The competition is being run by Glencairn Glass in association with Bloody Scotland and Scottish Field.

The winner will receive £1,000 and the runner up, £500. Both winners will also receive a set of bespoke engraved Glencairn glasses. The winning entry will be published in Scottish Field and online.

The closing date is 31 December.

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For full details see the website.


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