Writing Contests and Opportunities


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

 Create a flag design and win money! Deadline May 14, 2021

Check out #OurStoriesOurVoices : Deadline June 7, 2021 or Kayak’s Contest (age 7-14)

 Keep your eye on CBC’s Contest Page for the latest!



Polar Expressions Publishing often has poetry and short story contests open.


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.