I’m delighted to announce that pennyshorts is sponsoring the fifth ChipLitFest Short Story competition, which is now open for entries. Top prize is £500, and the deadline is midnight GMT, 8th Feb 2020. To enter, here’s the link: https://www.chiplitfest.com/chiplitfest-short-story-competition-2020
All details can be found at www.chiplitfest.com, but for quick reference, here they are:
Judge: Sarah Franklin
Entry fee: £5 for stories up to 2,500 words. £8 for stories up to 5,000 words
Word Limit: 2,500 (£5) 5,000 (£8)
Deadline (Closing Date): 12 Midnight GMT, Saturday 8 February 2020
First Prize: £500, Second Prize: £100, Third Prize: £50
The authors of the Top 10 stories will have an opportunity to feature on penny shorts, and the Top 3 stories will be published on the ChipLitFest website. Plus, they will be read to an audience at a special event at the festival itself, which takes place 23rd – 26th April 2020.
Best of luck with your entries.
All the best