23 May, 2024

Register for a free New MOOC on Hidden Meanings in Creative Nonfiction, Nonfiction, & Facts

The International Writing Program (the IWP) at the University of Iowa, with generous support from the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) of the U.S. Department of State, presents a new Massive Open Online Course (MOOC). The course is titled “Hidden Meanings: Creative Fiction, Non-Fiction, & Facts” and is FREE of charge and can be taken on […]

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Opportunity for Writers: Ephemera Needs Slogans—Submit (Pay: $50 per slogan)

Every time you hear an advert or a slogan, do you think, arrggh! I could definitely do better? If you have ever dreamed of getting paid to write slogans, then you’re in luck. Ephemera might love your original meme enough to buy it. Before you start writing yours, let’s tell you more about Ephemera. Ephemera […]

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The 2019 Writivism Short Story and Koffi Addo Nonfiction Prizes—Apply (Prizes: Approx $3000)

Writers of short fiction and creative non-fiction are invited to apply forThe 2019 Writivism Short Story and Koffi Addo Nonfiction Prizes. This prestigious writing contest is free to enter and there are no restrictive themes. Writers can let their imaginations run wild. Submissions  opened on November 1, 2018, And the deadline is the 31st of […]

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The Castle Craig Hospital’s Essay Writing Competion — Apply (£1,000)

To celebrate its 30th anniversary, Castle Craig Hospital in Scotland is launching an annual international essay writing competition for students. The theme for the contest is, “Focusing on Addiction” . The competition is intended for all students of: • medicine, • psychology, • nursing, • psychotherapy and • social work. Guidelines • Entrants are to […]

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Opportunity For Freelancers: Writers and Editors Wanted At UNICEF (Salaried Position)—Apply

  UNICEF is the kind of non-profit organization every writer aspires to work with. If you’re looking for an opportunity to work from home as a writer or editor, then you should consider applying fro this job opening. Employees of UNICEF carry out their operations in most of the world’s toughest towns and villages. Their […]

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2019 Mandela Washington Fellowship (MWF)—Apply

The Young African Leaders Initiative has opened its submissions portal to youths who might be interested in applying for the 2019 Mandela Washington Fellowship. If you’re a talented writer who has excellent leadership skills, you  stand a good chance of getting this merit-based open competition. Don’t wait until the last day. You’ll need a lot […]

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