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Anthology Short Story Competition 2023


Thursday, August 31, 2023


Entry Fees

Very Early Bird: €10 – up to 31 December 2022
Early Bird: €12 – up to 30 April 2023
Standard fee: €18 – up to 31 August 2023


FIRST: The winner will receive a €1,000 cash prize and the chance to see their work published in a future issue of Anthology. The winner will also receive a one-year subscription subscription to Anthology.

SECOND: €250

THIRD: €150


Established to recognise and encourage creative writing and provide a platform for publication, this short story competition is open to original and previously unpublished short stories in the English language by a writer of any nationality, living anywhere in the world. There is no restriction on theme or style. Stories submitted must not exceed the maximum of 1,500 words. Writers can submit as many entries as they wish. Each submission will require a separate entry form and is subject to a separate entry fee.

It is not a requirement, but is advisable to refer to Anthology magazine or purchase a copy before submitting your work, so that you can see the type of material we publish.

Contact Information

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