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July 22, 2013

Writing Competitions and Opportunities Digest – Edition 6

by limebirdvanessa

It’s hard to believe we’ve already reached the 6th edition of our weekly digest for writers!

As always, we have hand-picked a little selection of different kinds of writing competitions and opportunities for you, with the aim of having something for everyone. As a food lover, I’m particularly excited by the first one on our list this week which comes with a prize of £7,500!

If you missed the last edition of our digest, you can view it here.


Opportunity type – Short story writing competition.
Theme – Food.
Word count – Up to 2,500 words.
Organiser/publisher – Sunday Times Oxford Literary Festival
Reward – £7,500 (That’s over 11,300USD on current exchange rate).
Eligibility – Open to international entries, but must be written in English.
Deadline – October 1, 2013
Link for infoFood writing competition (details of this year’s competition are further down the page)
Notes – Entries are welcomed from published or unpublished authors, but the story itself must be unpublished.


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