Prizes totalling £450 can be won for short fiction in any genre in the summer 2011 round of the Writers’ Village ‘Best Writing’ award.
The top award is £200, with a £100 second prize and third prize of £50, plus five runner-up prizes of £20.
All entrants will receive a brief expert critique of their story.
Winners will be awarded the title ‘Winner, the Writers’ Village Best Writing summer 2011 Award’ and see their work will be showcased online.
Any genre of prose fiction may be submitted up to 3000 words, but no play scripts or poetry. Entries are welcomed worldwide. The fee is £10 for two entries, and multiple entries are permitted. The closing date is 30th June 2011.
Full details and rules (plus all winning stories since 2009) can be found at: www.writers-village.org