Creative writing prize: City Academy Short Story Competition 2021


09 April 2021
Win £1,000 and a City Academy voucher worth £300

The City Academy Short Story Competition is inviting entries of original, unpublished short stories on any style, up to 4,000 words.

The winner will receive £1,000 and a £300 City Academy Voucher. Two runners up will each receive a free writing course of their choice. All three winners will be published online. Three further shortlisted writers will receive written feedback from the judging panel, which consists of Freddie Machin, Shyama Perera and Merrie Joy Williams.

Once they have registered, entrants will receive a series of eight writing prompt emails.

The entry fee is £15.

The closing date is 25 May.


For full details see the website.


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