One Teen Story Teen Writing Contest
Deadline November 19 (must be received by this date), formerly November 20. Recommended free contest awards publication and $500 prize for short stories, between 2,000-4,500 words, in any genre about the teen experience in each of three age categories: 13-15, 16-17, and 18-19. Sponsor is especially interested in stories that "deal with issues of identity, friendship, family, and coming-of-age". Entries must be previously unpublished, including online. Parent or legal guardian must sign consent form for writers under 18, and authors must verify their age prior to publication. Submit one story online. Sponsored by One Teen Story, a section of One Story magazine, that accepts submissions exclusively from teen writers ages 13-19 and publishes three stories a year.
Published: September 30, 2021