Tuesday, December 31, 2013
$1,000 first prize awarded each quarter; one of these winners also receives the $5,000 annual “Gold Award” grand prize. Each quarter, second place receives $750 and third place receives $500.
Awards short fiction up to 17,000 words written by emerging sci-fi, fantasy and horror writers. The contest is open only to those who have not professionally published a novel or short novel, or more than one novelette, or more than three short stories, in any medium. Quarterly deadlines June 30, 2013; September 30, 2013; December 31, 2013.
L. Ron Hubbard’s Writers of the Future Contest, P.O. Box 1630, Los Angeles, CA 90078. 323-466-3310