Writer's Digest Popular Fiction Awards Program

Award Amount

$2500

Application Deadline

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Awarded By

Writer's Digest

Award Amount

The grand prize winner will receive the following prizes: $2,500 in cash; an announcement of the winner on the cover of Writer's Digest (subscriber issues only); a paid trip to the Writer's Digest Conference; an interview with the author in Writer's Digest's May/June issue; $100 off a purchase at www.writersdigestshop.com; a copy of the 2016 Novel & Short Story Writer's Market. The first prize winner in each category will receive the following prizes: $500 in cash; an announcement of the winner in the May/June issue of Writer's Digest; $100 off a purchase at www.writersdigestshop.com; a copy of the 2016 Novel & Short Story Writer's Market. Honorable mentions will: have their stories promoted on writersdigest.com; and receive a copy of the 2016 Novel & Short Story Writer's Market.

Recipients

Seven cash awards offered annually.

Deadline Info

Entry forms and information are available online on the Writer's Digest website. To enter, the student must prepare a manuscript of no more than 4,000 words in one of the following short story catego ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.