For our 2015 Competition we are pleased to announce that we will also be offering a small Flash Fiction Prize...details to come soon.
Closing date will be
Please read the rules carefully.
TO ENTER BY POST
Send entry with cheque made out to HISSAC to: 20 Lochslin Place, Balintore, Easter Ross, Scotland IV20 1UP
If you would like acknowledgement of arrival, please include SAE
TO ENTER WITH ATTACHMENT
Pay using the Paypal or Credit/Debit Card facility using the Cart system at the bottom of this page, then send your story as an attachment (.doc .docx .pdf) to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Pay using the Paypal or Credit/Debit Card facility using the Cart system at the bottom of this page, then when the transaction is complete click on the Return to HISSAC link and you will directed to the submissions page where you can upload your story
IMPORTANT: We are aware there was a problem last year submitting multiple entries, with the page only allowing you to upload one. We hope to have that glitch fixed shortly. In the meantime, if you wish to submit 3 stories please use the multiple entry option, upload one and send the other two as attachments, and do please accept our apologies for the inconvenience.
RULES OF ENTRY
Closing date each year: 31st July
Maximum Word Count: 2,500
Entry Fee: £5 per story or 3 stories for £12
The theme is open, with no link to Scotland needed by either entrant or theme
We enjoy both conventional and unusual story lines, and positively encourage the latter
Stories must not have been previously published or won earlier awards
A short list will be posted on the website at the start of October, and the winner announced on 1stNovember
This is a competition for amateur writers, meaning people who don't earn their living from writing and who are not professionally published in any major capacity; if in doubt please contact us before entering
Please do not put your name on the story itself, but include a contact sheet with name, contact details and story title
All entries should be single-sided & double-spaced, using a plain 12 point font
If sending by post, please use paperclips not staples
PAYPAL buttons and cart are at the bottom of the page.
MORE INFO AND ENTRY DETAILS HERE