Society of Civil & Public Service Writers - SCPSW Competitions

Competitions


A CHANCE TO WIN A PRIZE

 ANNUAL COMPETITIONS FOR TRAVEL ARTICLES, ESSAYS AND HUMOROUS VERSE

Competitions for members only

There are prizes to be won in the annual competitions for travel articles, non-fiction pieces and humorous poems which will close on 31 July 2017.

Gordon Gompers Competition for travel articles or any non-fiction piece: Prize: £50. Entry Fee £3.00 per entry. Maximum 2,000 words.


Vee Bradley Humorous Poetry Competition. Entries should be humorous, no longer than 30 lines, with each poem on a separate sheet. The prize is £25 and there is no entry fee.

Entries should not have been published either in 'The Author' or elsewhere. All entries should bear only the name of the competition being entered, a title, the author’s pen name and a separate sheet quoting: the name of the competition being entered, pen name, title, real name and address. Entries will be returned if accompanied by a SAE.

Entries to Competition Secretary, Nina Mattar, 4 Redruth House, Grange Road, Sutton SM2 6RT NOT LATER THAN 31st JULY 2017.

The competitions are open only to SCPSW members. Those eligible include serving or retired members of the Civil Service, Armed Forces, National Health Service, Local Government, the Police Force or any Public Service.

The SCPSW welcomes bew members. For details of membership send SAE to Bernie Bickerton, c/o 10 Malcolm Road, Woodside, London SE25 5HG Email: membership@scpsw.co.uk




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