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Bath Short Story Award 2020

     Category:  Prose
     Deadline:  April 20, 2020  (91 days left)
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    Bath Short Story Award 2020

    The Bath Story Award is an international short story competition for published and unpublished writers.

    Stories can be on any theme or subject but must be original and written in English. They must also be for adult or young adult readers. Non-fiction and fiction written for children under 13 years is not eligible.

    Maximum length is 2,200 words.

    Entries must not have been previously published in print or online, been broadcast or won a prize. The competition will be judged by Samuel Hodder.

    There is an entry fee of 8 GBP (approx. 10 USD) per entry.


    Open to anyone worldwide.


    • 1st prize: 1,200 GBP (approx. 1,545 USD)
    • 2nd prize: 300 GBP
    • 3rd prize: 100 GBP
    • The Acorn Award (for an unpublished writer): 100 GBP

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