28 February 2022
Who may enter
The competition is open to all writers worldwide, published and unpublished, who are over 16 years by 1 September 2022.
The competition is organized by the Scottish Arts Club located in Edinburgh, Scotland.
“ We are seeking original and engaging stories on any topic up to 2,000 words. Our chief judge is Andrew O’Hagan, multi-award winning author and editor-at-large of the London Review of Books. He is assisted by a team of passionate and dedicated readers in the early rounds.
Short stories entered for the competition may be on any topic.
All entries must be in English.
Stories entered for the competition should not have been previously published in any format, online or print, self-published or paid.
The entry fee is £10 per story.
• First prize: £1,000
• Second prize: £500
• Third prize: £250
How to enroll
For further information visit the official competition website.