Free Writing Contest for New Writers (Cash Prizes)

Have you never made money from your creative writing? Are you new to publishing? Then this contest is designed just for you.

The Preservation Foundation is hosting an essay contest open to all writers around the world who are previously unpublished.

For the purposes of this contest “unpublished writers are defined as those whose jobs are not based on their writing abilities or their freelance creative writing has never produced revenues of over $750.00 in any single year. “

The contest has five different categories. Four of them offer a $200 first place prize, and a $100 second place prize. The fifth category offers just one $200 prize.

Each prize category has a separate deadline. Unfortunately, two of the deadliens have already passed, but three are still accepting submissions. They are:

  • General Nonfiction / April 30th
  • Biographcial Nonfiction / June 30th
  • Travel Nonfiction / August 31st

To learn more, and to enter the free writing contest, visit this page.


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