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The Stringybark Short Story Award 2016

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Stringybark Stories is pleased to announce its latest short story award with over $1070 in cash and book prizes, as well as publication, awarded for the best entries. The winning story will be a story of 1500 words or fewer, written for an adult (16+) audience in mind with an open theme that has some link, no matter how minor, to Australia. International entries most welcome.

There is a total of over $1070 worth of prizes in cash and books available:

  • First Prize - A$450 cash + publication + e-book + paperback + choice of any two Stringybark anthologies (other than the Stringybark Short Story Award anthology) (Value $500)
  • Second Prize - A$250 cash + publication + e-book + paperback + choice of any two Stringybark anthologies (other than the Stringybark Short Story Award anthology) (Value $300)
  • Third Prize - A$100 cash + publication + e-book + paperback + choice of any two Stringybark anthologies (other than the Stringybark Short Story Award anthology) (Value $150)
  • Authors of highly commended stories will be invited to have their stories published and if so receive a free copy of the e-book (estimated total value of e-books $135)

Entry Fees:

  • One story - A$12
  • Two stories - A$22
  • Three stories - A$30
Closing date for entries is 5 February 2017. 

For further details, please visit the website here.

Website:
http://www.stringybarkstories.net/competitions/open-competitions.html

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