Tom Howard/John H. Reid Fiction & Essay Contest

Entries for the Tom Howard/John H. Reid Fiction & Essay Contest are now being accepted. This is open to any individual from any country. There is no limitation of the theme of the submitted essay. The winning contestant will receive cash of $2,000. To apply, the essay must be submitted by April 30, 2018.

Scholarship Description
Want to win $5,000 in prizes? Participate in 26th annual Tom Howard/John H. Reid Fiction & Essay Contest that is sponsored by Winning Writers. Submit as many stories and essays as you like. All themes are accepted. Entries may be published or unpublished. The contest is open for international writers.

Award Value
They will award $2,000 each for the top story and the top essay. Ten Honorable Mentions will receive $100 each (any category). The top 12 entries will be published online.

Level and Area of Studies: Any

Place of Study: Not specified.

Eligibility and Criteria
This contest is open to writers of all ages and nations. They are free to choose the theme of their essay.

Applicants’ Nationality
There is no nationality restriction.

Application Instruction

  • Please submit short stories, essays or other works of prose
  • There are no restrictions on style or theme
  • Each entry should be your own original work
  • You may submit the same work simultaneously to this contest and to others, and you may submit works that have been published or won prizes elsewhere

Submission Deadline
30 April 2018.

Website and Application Link

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