Henshaw Short Story Competition

Competition in Other
  • Apply Before : June 30, 2020

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 14533

Opportunity Description

Some writers, editors, lecturers, and, of course, readers want to accompany creative writing and aims to support and encourage the writer through the competition to submit their short stories with any style and theme. Writers aged above 16 years and have a story can take part in this competition.

Competition details:


Deadline: 30 June 2020

Result announcement date: 31 July 2020


  • First winner: 200£
  • Second winner: 100£
  • Third winner: 50£

Submission fee:

Competition Rules and regulations:

  • The submission should be a fictional short story no longer than 2000 words on any theme.
  • Your story must be on A4, double spaced, including page number and title for each page.
  • The submission should be your original work, must not be published before. Support your submission by your name, address, and mobile number.
  • Your name or any other sign of your identification information must not appear in your story other than your information page.
  • The submission ager deadline will not be reviewed.
  • The submission will not be returned, so keep a copy of your entry.
  • Submit your story via email and post, but the preference will be given the submission by email in word format.
  • The success stories will be published on the competition website.
  • Your age must be over 16 years.

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How to apply:

Applicants can submit their stories by email and post:

By email:

Please submit your short story to editor@henshawpress.co.uk

By post:

Post your short story to the address below:

The Henshaw Competition, 24 Rowlandson Close, Northampton, NN3 3PB

Pay the entry fee here

Visit the official website of the competition for gathering more details


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