Women’s Fiction Competition 2021 - Short Story
This competition is for unpublished complete short fiction of up to 3,000 words, in any genre, for adult and/or young adult readers.
The winner will receive a cheque for £3,000.
The winner will also be offered a mentoring session with a specialist literary agent.
Three additional finalists will each receive £100.
The winning entry and three finalists will be published in the December 2021 edition of Mslexia.
The winning entry, three finalists and eight additional shortlisted stories will also appear in Mslexia’s inaugural ebook anthology, Best Women’s Short Fiction 2021, published in December 2021.
The deadline for all entries is 20 September 2021.
Entrants will be notified of the outcome of their entry in November 2021.
The winner, three finalists and eight further shortlisted entrants will be announced in the December 2021 edition of Mslexia.