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Hektoen International, the Online Journal of Medical Humanities, Essay Competition (Prizes: $3800 + Publication)

Hektoen International, the online journal of medical humanities, has called for submissions for its essay contest on the theme for the essay contest is “Blood”. The winner of the prize will receive $3000 and a runner-up will receive $800. According to their contest page: “We will consider essays on pioneers in hematology (such as Herrick,...

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...

The 2018 Bristol Short Story Prize Is Open For Entries – Apply

Apply for The Bristol Short Story Prize. Send in your stories and do away with the self-doubt already. The competition is open to all writers around the world – published or unpublished, wherever you may be resident. The panel of judges will be chaired by literary agent, Kate Johnson. Kate is joined on the panel...

The Dusty Manuscript Contest—Apply (Awards: Over 1 Million Naira)

Yet another Book Prize is here! GTBank, Farafina and OkadaBooks are launching the “Dusty Manuscript” initiative. It is a brand new literary prize created to discover a first novel manuscript written by a Nigerian author. We all know how hard it is to write a book- some might find it easier to attempt to soften...