Writing Contests and Opportunities


Want to be published? Do you write poetry or short stories? Here are your opportunities!

 CBC’s “Fan’s Choice Contest” where you vote for your favorite book is on right now until October 25th, 2018. The Short Story Prize contest is also on now until October 31st, 2018.  The Poetry Prize will open in April 2019.



8kbnu6ehhx5lp3a30z33Polar Expressions Publishing has both poetry and short story contest categories open now.  Poetry deadline is November 16th, 2018 and short story is November 23, 2018.


ywofcYoung Writers of Canada – Poetry entries being accepted until November 15, 2018.