Storyhouse Writing Contests
Deadlines April 30, June 30, August 31, October 31 (must be received by these dates). Neutral free contest gives quarterly prizes up to $200 and online publication for personal essays, 1,000-10,000, on selected themes. Contest is open to "unpublished writers", defined as those whose job pay is not now or was not earlier based on their writing abilities or their freelance writing never produced revenues of over $500 in any single year. Sponsored by the Preservation Foundation, a nonprofit which is dedicated to recording "the extraordinary stories of ordinary people". The April contest is for Nonfiction Animal Stories: accounts of true encounters with a wild animal, or an animal that was not a pet.
Published: February 8, 2021