Adult, young adult (YA) and middle grade (MG) novels, novellas, and short story collections are accepted. Minimum word count: 22,000. Individual stories in a collection may have been published in journals. Books that have been self-published will be considered "unpublished" if fewer than about 200 copies we re printed. Get your creative juices flowing and enter your best story for young adult readers into the Writer’s Digest Popular Fiction Awards Young Adult Fiction Category. This young adult contest spotlights some of today’s best young adult fiction writers. Plus, one first place winner will receive $500 in.
Notes on Needle in the Hay Competitions: Any style / genre - LOADS of different competitions, run weekly and monthly all year round for different story lengths with varying prize amounts - best to check the website and see what is currently running - short listed stories published on the website and then a rotating panel of judges vote for winner - prizes vary from cash (up to A$400) to critiques. This award seeks to encourage young and emerging writers of contemporary fiction. The Iowa Short Fiction Award. Children’s books not accepted—young adult and adult novels only. Thomas and Lillie D. Chaffin Award. Prize: $1,000. Deadline: Parsec Short Story Contest.Author: Jerry B. Jenkins.
The Dante Rossetti Awards ~ Young Adult Fiction Novel Writing Contest ~2020 The search for 2020's best Young Adult Fiction Books Deadline May 30th, 2020 ENTER TO WIN the 2020 CIBA Overall Grand Prize of $1,000 USD for Best Book or the $500 Dante Rossetti Book Awards Division Grand Prize Or the PLUS more than $30,000 in Additional prizes, services, and awards for Semi-Finalists, 1st Place. The most common type of writing events on our list are short story competitions, but we also feature opportunities for poetry, flash fiction, essays, and full manuscripts. We hope there is something here to satisfy every taste:) We try to keep this list as up-to-date as possible.
Writer’s Digest Popular Fiction Awards Writer’s Digest hosts the 15th Annual Popular Fiction Awards. This competition spotlights short fiction in 6 categories including romance, young adult, science fiction and horror. This is your chance to win $2,500 in cash, a spotlight about you in an upcoming issue, and a paid trip to our ever-popular Writer’s Digest Conference! Choose from thousands of free Young adult Short Stories from the best up-and-coming writers. Add your own stories. Read free Young adult Short Stories on Booksie.