FreelanceWriting.com has published the newest edition of Specialized Writing Contests, a roundup of reputable writing contests, poetry contests, residencies, grants and trust funds for writers and authors.
Updated every 2-4 weeks, FreelanceWriting.com uncovers reputable writing contests with a special niche. Inside this edition writers and authors can find information and links to the ANNUAL SAMTER JOURNALISM AWARDS; THE VIRGINIA KIRKUS LITERARY AWARD; THE J. PAUL GETTY TRUST; HANDS ON STANZAS POETS-IN-RESIDENCE PROGRAM; among many others. “We only list writing contests and awards programs which have been around for more than a few years and have a proven track record of awarding its winners,” says editor Brian Konradt.
FreelanceWriting.com also maintains a frequently updated section of writing contests, entitled, WRITERS’ CONTESTS, PLUS GRANTS, FELLOWSHIPS and COMPETITIONS. In this section writers can peruse upcoming writing contests, poetry contests, journalism competitions, book awards, as well as upcoming grants, fellowships and residency programs. Complimenting its extensive research of writing contests and awards programs, FreelanceWriting.com also posts a section called LITERARY AWARDS, a webpage dedicated to saluting award-winning writers and authors who are making a positive difference in the literary world.
FreelanceWriting.com welcomes contest promoters to submit their listings for free inclusion at FreelanceWriting.com.
Launched in 1998, FreelanceWriting.com offers aspiring and professional writers access to an endless stream of industry news, job opportunities, editorial content, and networking opportunities. Its sister website, BookCatcher.com, offers authors free book publicity and book news.