Ends on September 30, 2018

$10.00 CAD, $15.00 CAD


Submissions are open for a new international flash prose contest that will showcase writing talent from around the world.

Griffin Poetry Prize winning poet Jane Munro will be the judge of the 2018 Flash Prose Contest. Sponsored by the Federation of British Columbia Writers, the Flash Prose Contest will debut in 2018, a competition for original, unpublished short stories. The word length is anything below 650 words, and fiction and non-fiction are allowed. Stories must be written in English.

First prize is $350.

The entry fee is $15. Members of the FBCW pay only $10 to enter.

Entrants should use Submittable to submit their entries.

The name of the entrant must not appear anywhere on the entry itself.

Work must be original and not previously published.

Submissions must be in MS Word, PDF or RTF format, in Times New Roman 12 Point font.

Electronic submissions only.

The deadline for submissions is October 1, 2018.

Winners will be announced on October 31, 2018.

The winning entry will be published in WordWorks, the magazine of the Federation of BC Writers. 

Board members of the FBCW and their immediate family are not eligible to enter. 

Visit bcwriters.ca for more information about the Federation of British Columbia Writers.