Scottish Arts Club Short Story Competition
OPEN NOW TO WRITERS WORLDWIDE
£1000 Scottish Arts Club Short Story Competition
£500 Edinburgh International Flash Fiction Award
OPEN TO UNPUBLISHED WRITERS BORN LIVING OR STUDYING IN SCOTLAND
£500 Isobel Lodge Award
GO TO OUR NEW SHORT STORY AWARDS WEBSITE
The Scottish Arts Club Chairtable Trust supports a number of awards and opportunities for writers.
The Scottish Arts Club Short Story Competition is open to writers worldwide, published and unpublished, aged over 18 years by 1 October 2018. The first prize will be £1000 plus two runner-up awards of £100 each. Stories entered for the competition should be 1,500 words or less and can be on any topic. The stories do not have to be associated with Scotland. Entries close on 31 March 2018.
A team of dedicated readers assists the selection process with Alexander McCall Smith making the final selection of the winner and the runners-up. .
The Isobel Lodge Award is a special £500 prize for unpublished writers born, living or studying in Scotland who enter the Scottish Arts Club Short Story Competition.
NEW in 2018 we are launching the Edinburgh International Flash Fiction Award for stories of 250 words, with a £500 prize. Entries are open from 1 February to 30 April 2018..