Writer's Digest Popular Fiction Awards

Deadline: October 14, 2019

Top Prize: $2,500 grand prize plus featured interview and more

Other Prizes: There is also a $500 first prize winner in each category.

Entry Fees: $30 entry fee ($25 if by 9-16)

Frequency: annual

Website: Writer's Digest

This contest is for short stories in different genre categories of up to 4,000 words. Categories include romance, thriller, crime, horror, sf/fantasy and young adult.


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