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Family Circle Fiction Contest

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Deadline

Monday, September 16, 2013

Categories

Entry Fees

None

Prizes

PRIZES (3): Grand Prize (1): A prize package including a check in the amount of $1,000.00, Approximate Retail Value ("ARV"): $1,000.00; a gift certificate to one (1) Mediabistro online course of winner's choice, ARV: $675.00 maximum value, one (1) year Mediabistro AvantGuild membership, ARV: $55.00; and a one (1) year Mediabistro Freelance Marketplace membership, ARV: $145.00. Maximum Total ARV of grand prize package: $1,875.00. Second Place Prize (1): A check in the amount of $500.00, ARV: $500.00; one (1) year Mediabistro AvantGuild membership, ARV:$55.00; and a one (1) year Mediabistro Freelance Marketplace membership, ARV: $145.00. Total ARV of second place prize package: $700.00. Third Place Prize (1): A check for $250.00, ARV: $250.00; and a one (1) year Mediabistro AvantGuild membership, ARV: $55.00. Total ARV of third place prize package $305.00. Maximum Total ARV of all prizes: $2,880.00.

Description

Submit an original, unpublished short story of no more than 2,500 words. Must be a resident of the U.S. and at least 21 years old. Send in via regular mail only.

Contact Information

Family Circle Fiction Writing Contest, c/o Family Circle Magazine, 805 Third Ave., Fl. 24, New York, NY 10022

fcfeedback@familycircle.com

Website

http://www.familycircle.com/family-fun/fiction/fiction-contest-rules-2013

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