Organized by the Arizona State University’s Imagination and Climate Futures Initiative. This contest calls for climate fiction stories across all genres and styles. Acceptable length is 5,000 words at the most. Applications are welcome from participants 18 years or older from all around the world including ASU students and employees.
Submission Deadline: 11:59PM Mountain Standard Time (GMT-7) on the 15th of April 2020.
$1000 prize for the author of the winning story $100 each prizes for nine (9) finalists The winning story and stories from finalists will be published in an anthology by the Imagination and Climate Futures Initiative at Arizona State University.
C. The 2020 Slackjaw Humor Writing Challenge (cash prizes & bragging rights)
“$2,450 in cash prizes and bragging rights to the winners”
Slackjaw (with over 107,000 followers) is a widely read humor publication on Medium. This challenge is an open invitation for entries from writers and aspiring writers all around the world to submit humor themed writings for a chance to win a wide range of prizes (as listed below).
Submission Deadline: 30th April 2020
1ST PLACE: $1,000 cash prize 2ND PLACE: $500 cash prize 3RD PLACE: $250 cash prize FINALISTS: $100 cash prize each Additionally, All winning pieces will be published on Slackjaw and promoted Slackjaw’s email list of 30,000+ people, all over social media and internally on Medium.