SpecFicNZ runs frequent no-fee writing contests for our members and occasionally for the public at large.
These contests are intended to encourage our members to improve their skills and professionalism, try something new, practice submitting, and to promote their wonderful work. And, of course, there are prizes.
Here is a tentative schedule of contests for 2012 with links to more details:
- January – Tales for the Archives Short Story Contest in conjunction with Pip Ballantine, Tee Morris, and the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences. Deadline January 31st, 2012.
- February – Twitter Love Contest. Deadline February 14, 2012.
- April – Wily Writers Short Story Contest. Deadline April 30th, 2012.
- July – Novel Manuscript Contest in conjunction with Steam Press editor Stephen Minchin. Deadline July 31st, 2012.