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ONLY A COUPLE OF WEEKS LEFT!

Time to challenge yourself, dust off your writing skills, put pen to paper or fingers to keypads …


The Society’s biennial National Writing Competition is open to female writers who are Australian citizens or permanent residents, aged 18 years or over, members and non-members.  


Closing date is 6:00 pm Australian Eastern Standard Time on 30 June 2021.


PRIZES AWARDED


Short Story – Fiction


Winner – $500
Highly Commended – $250
Commended – $100


Short Story – Non-Fiction


Winner – $500
Highly Commended – $250
Commended – $100


Poetry


Winner – $300
Highly Commended – $200
Commended – $100


Winning entries will also be considered for inclusion in The Society’s centenary anthology to be published in 2025.


Fee per entry:


Short Story – Fiction and Non-Fiction:


   Members: $30
   Non-members:  $40


Poetry:


   Members:  $15 per poem or $40 for three
   Non-members:  $20 per poem


Receiving officers:


Short Story – Fiction:
Michele Bomford, 18 William Street, Bundanoon 2578  michele.cb@bigpond.com


Short Story – Non-Fiction:
Ann Beaumont, C/- GPO Box 1388, Sydney 2001  abeaumont6@bigpond.com


Poetry:
Rita Shaw, 10 Kemble Place, Bilgola Plateau 2107  rhinoservices@iinet.net.au


 


Please see the attached file for further details and Entry Form – 2021 National Writing Competition Entry Form

 

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