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Room’s Contests: CNF, Poetry & Fiction


Creative Non-Fiction Contest – Open October 15, 2015–March 8, 2016

Fiction & Poetry Contest – 2016 Fiction and Poetry Contests will open April 15, 2016.

  •  For fiction and creative non-fiction, one submission includes one short story or essay of up to 3,500 words.
  • Each entry must be original, unpublished, not submitted or accepted elsewhere for publication or previously to Room, and not entered simultaneously in any other contest.
  • Each entry costs $35 CAD to enter, and $7 CAD for each additional entry. For international entrants: $49 USD, and $7 USD. All submissions include a one-year subscription to Room. Additional entries do not include an additional free subscription. (Current subscribers will be given an extension on their subscription.)

To see full contest guidelines on Room’s website, click HERE