The Bristol Short Story Prize is open for entries, all the lovely rules are here
Max Word length is 4,000 words.
Entry fee is £8 per story.
Closing date: 30 April 2015.
Prizes....1st £1000 plus £150 Waterstone's gift card
2nd £700 plus £100 Waterstone's gift card
3rd £400 plus £100 Waterstone's gift card
17 further prizes of £100 for shortlisted writers.
All 20 stories will be published in the Bristol Short Story Prize Anthology 8.
Nice to see a competition with a max word length longer than the usual 2,000. Good luck if you enter, and don't forget the People College Competition, click here for more about that... the deadline is february 28th, I'm judging and really looking forward to reading the short stories...