There are presently no open calls for submissions.
Doolin Writers' Competition
Closing date for receipt of entries is Friday 1st December 2018.
Short Story €1000
Video Poetry €500
There will be one runner up in each category selected for a prize of a weekend pass to Doolin Writers' Weekend and a voucher for 2 nights Bed & Breakfast & Evening Meal at Hotel Doolin.
Entry implies acceptance of all rules; failure to comply with all rules results in disqualification.
Submissions accepted from poets/writers of any nationality, from any country.
Entrants must be aged over 18 years.
No poet/writer may win more than one prize.
The judge's decision is final. No correspondence will be entered into.
8 shortlisted names in each category will be announced on Doolin Writers’ Weekend Facebook page and website, no less than 2 weeks prior to Doolin Writers’ Weekend. Shortlisted authors will be contacted by email. 2 winners in each category will be announced on the opening night of Doolin Writers’ Weekend. Winners will read their poem and excerpt from their story on Saturday night of the Doolin Writers’ Weekend. Accommodation and meals will be provide for winners in each category on the Friday night of the festival.
Note: If the Entrant's name differs from the PayPal account holder's name, please make this clear in your entry email.
Poems and Stories must be entered separately.
Currency conversion for the purpose of this competition (subject to change):
10.00 Euro = £8.00 Sterling = US$14.00