Writing Competitions Pricing and Deadlines

WD’s writing competitions recognizes writing excellence on a global scale. See below for pricing and deadline information. All entry fees are due in U.S. Dollars. Entry fees can be paid by credit card/debit card (MC, V, AMEX & DISC) or by check drawn on a US bank, in US funds (this includes cashier’s checks & money orders).

ANNUAL WRITING COMPETITION
SELF-PUBLISHED BOOK AWARDS
POPULAR FICTION AWARDS
SELF-PUBLISHED EBOOK AWARDS
POETRY AWARDS
SHORT SHORT STORY COMPETITION


ANNUAL WRITING COMPETITION

Early-Bird Deadline: May 5, 2017

  • Poetry entry—$15 for the first entry; $10 for each additional poetry entry.
  • Manuscript entry—$25 for the first entry; $20 for each additional manuscript entry.

Deadline: June 1, 2017

  • Poetry entry—$20 for the first entry; $15 for each additional poetry entry.
  • Manuscript entry—$30 for the first entry; $25 for each additional manuscript entry.

Additional entry discounts only apply to for each additional entry submitted during the same transaction/checkout.No matter the entry method, all deadlines are at 11:59 PM EST, on the specified date.The deadline at which time you are entering, is also the date that all related materials (when applicable) must be shipped. Mailed in entries/materials must deliver within 5 days of the current posted entry deadline, at listed on the website at the time of your submission. For proof of delivery, please track your package with your shipper – we are not able to confirm individual deliveries. Mailed in entries can take up to 60 days (after the entry deadline) to process.

Shipping address for mailed in entries:

(Competition Name)
10151 Carver Road, Suite 200
Blue Ash, OH 45242

 

SELF-PUBLISHED BOOK AWARDS

Early-Bird Deadline: April 3, 2017

  • First entry—$99
  • Each additional entry—$75

Deadline: May 1, 2017

  • First entry—$110
  • Each additional entry—$85

Extended Deadline: June 5, 2017

  • First entry—$110
  • Each additional entry—$85

Additional entry discounts only apply to for each additional entry submitted during the same transaction/checkout.No matter the entry method, all deadlines are at 11:59 PM EST, on the specified date.The deadline at which time you are entering, is also the date that all related materials (when applicable) must be shipped. Mailed in entries/materials must deliver within 5 days of the current posted entry deadline, at listed on the website at the time of your submission. For proof of delivery, please track your package with your shipper – we are not able to confirm individual deliveries. Mailed in entries can take up to 60 days (after the entry deadline) to process.

Shipping address for mailed in entries:

(Competition Name)
10151 Carver Road, Suite 200
Blue Ash, OH 45242

 

POPULAR FICTION AWARDS

Early-Bird Deadline: October 16, 2017

  • All entries—$20

Deadline: November 15, 2017

  • First entry—$25
  • Each additional entry—$20

 

All deadlines are at 11:59 PM EST, on the specified date.The deadline at which time you are entering, is also the date that all related materials (when applicable) must be shipped. Mailed in payments must deliver within 5 days of the current posted entry deadline, as listed on the website at the time of your submission. For proof of delivery, please track your package with your shipper – we are not able to confirm individual deliveries.

Shipping address for payments:

(Competition Name)

Payment Center
10151 Carver Road, Suite 200
Blue Ash, OH 45242

SELF-PUBLISHED EBOOK AWARDS

Early-Bird Deadline: August 1, 2017

  • First entry—$99
  • Each additional entry—$75

Deadline: September 5, 2017

  • First entry—$110
  • Each additional entry—$85

 

Additional entry discounts only apply to for each additional entry submitted during the same transaction/checkout. No matter the entry method, all deadlines are at 11:59 PM EST, on the specified date.The deadline at which time you are entering, is also the date that all related materials (when applicable) must be delivered.

 

POETRY AWARDS

Early-Bird Deadline: October 2, 2017

  • First entry—$15
  • Each additional entry—$10

Deadline: November 6, 2017

  • First entry—$20
  • Each additional entry—$15

Additional entry discounts only apply to for each additional entry submitted during the same transaction/checkout.No matter the entry method, all deadlines are at 11:59 PM EST, on the specified date. The deadline at which time you are entering, is also the date that all related materials (when applicable) must be shipped. Mailed in payments must deliver within 5 days of the current posted entry deadline, at listed on the website at the time of your submission. For proof of delivery, please track your package with your shipper – we are not able to confirm individual deliveries. Mailed in payments can take up to 60 days (after the entry deadline) to process.

Shipping address for mailed in payments:

(Competition Name)
10151 Carver Road, Suite 200
Blue Ash, OH 45242

SHORT SHORT STORY COMPETITION

FINAL Deadline: February 1, 2017

  • All entries—$25

Early-Bird Deadline: November 15, 2016

  • All entries—$20

Deadline: December 15, 2016

  • All entries—$25

All deadlines are at 11:59 PM EST, on the specified date.The deadline at which time you are entering, is also the date that all related materials (when applicable) must be shipped. Mailed in payments must deliver within 5 days of the current posted entry deadline, at listed on the website at the time of your submission. For proof of delivery, please track your package with your shipper – we are not able to confirm individual deliveries. Mailed in payments can take up to 60 days (after the entry deadline) to process.

Shipping address for mailed in payments:

(Competition Name)
10151 Carver Road, Suite 200
Blue Ash, OH 45242

 

ANNUAL WRITING COMPETITION
SELF-PUBLISHED BOOK AWARDS
POPULAR FICTION AWARDS
SELF-PUBLISHED EBOOK AWARDS
POETRY AWARDS
SHORT SHORT STORY COMPETITION