Writer’s Digest Writing Contest

Posted on February 26, 2010


Enter the 79th Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Contest to win a GRAND PRIZE that includes:

  • $3,000 cash
  • Trip for two to fly to New York City to meet with editors or agents
  • Three days/two nights in “publishing capital of the world”

Submit your manuscript for a chance to win. The deadline to enter is May 14, 2010.

While you’re there, a Writer’s Digest editor will escort you to share your work with four editors or agents.

The Grand Prize manuscript, the First Place manuscript in each category, and the names of the top 100 winners in each category will be printed in a special competition collection. Reserve your copy of the 79th Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Competition Collection. Compete to Win in 10 Categories:

  1. Inspirational Writing (Spiritual/Religious)
  2. Memoirs/Personal Essay
  3. Magazine Feature Article
  4. Genre Short Story (Mystery, Romance, etc.)
  5. Mainstream/Literary Short Story
  6. Rhyming Poetry
  7. Non-Rhyming Poetry
  8. Stage Play
  9. Television/Movie Script
  10. Children’s/Young Adult Fiction

Visit the Writer’s Digest website for more information.

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