Writing Contests and Opportunities


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

 CBC has a non-fiction contest open now! Deadline February 29, 2020.



Polar Expressions Publishing  has poetry and short story contests open now!

Poetry Deadline: November 27, 2020
Short-Story Deadline: December 4, 2020


Young Writers of Canada – check out the contests available each year!

Contestants are challenged to submit a poster, essay and/or poem on the theme of Canadian Remembrance. Due dates are usually around November 15th each year for submissions.