Good Day Fellow Writers and Avid Readers!
If you reside in Ontario, Canada, The Toronto Star Newspaper has announced its annual 2011 Short Story Contest. This contest is open to all Ontario residents over the age of 16 years. There is no entry fee and the prize breakdown is:
$5000 plus the tuition fee free for The Humber School for Writers Correspondence Porgram in Creative Writing
2nd Prize - $2000
3rd Prize - $1000
Entries must be received by February 27, 2011. Winners will be declared on April 15, 2011
Please visit the link for further information:
The Toronto Star Short Story Contest
I found this good article on how to increase your chances of winning a short story competition. Before you enter any short story contest, gain some valuable tips to increase your chances of success:
Short Story Competitions: Increasing Your Chances of Wnning
Until next time...good luck!