For writers …..
The 2017 Commonwealth Short Story Prize is now open for entry
Closing date: 1 November 2016
The Prize is awarded for the best piece of unpublished short fiction (2,000-5,000 words) in English. Short stories translated into English are also eligible. The overall winner receives £5,000 and the regional winners receive £2,500.
The Prize is open to both published and unpublished writers who are Commonwealth citizens aged 18 and over. Entry is free.
For further information and the online entry form, please visit http://www.commonwealthwriters.org/our-projects/the-short-story/
Our thanks to Robert Lee for bringing this deadline to our attention.