Saturday, 16 April 2011
Now in its 6th year, this is the BIG ONE from the Beeb. The Award, which is open to British nationals and UK residents aged 18 years or over, is for stories of up to 8,000 words.
1st - £15,000
2nd - £3,000
3 shortlisted stories - £500
Deadline is 5 May 2011.
Note: Authors must have had creative writing published (fiction, drama or poetry) by a UK publisher, an established UK print magazine or broadcast by a UK national radio station.
Full entry details of this short story contest can be found at their website.