Writing Contests

January 21, 2016 | Leave a Comment

Martha’s Vineyard 2016 Writing Contest

Submissions are being accepted for the Martha’s Vineyard 2016 Writing Contest between now and March 20. There will be 2 winners (one for poetry and one for fiction) and each will receive the full payment to attend a week of their choice at the Martha’s Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing Summer Seminar. The 2 second place winners will receive $500 worth the same trip. This does not include travel expenses or food, but lodging and the event itself will be covered. You can submit up to 3 pages of poetry or a 3,000 word short story. There is a $25 submissions fee and you should not put any identifying information on your manuscript.


The Spring Contest for Epiphany is now accepting submissions until Feb. 15, 2016. They will accept up to 10,000 words of Fiction, N0nfiction and Under 30 work.  Poetry has a 20 page maximum. The winner in each category will receive $400 and publication as well as 5 contributor copies of the magazine. The runner-up will receive $100 as well as publication and the 5 copies. Only previously unpublished work is accepted.


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