The SFWG is happy to announce the return of the Science Fiction Short Story Contest!
Contest is Now Closed - Winners to be Announced By May 15th, 2017!!
"The Sci-fi Writers Guild" Presents: "The Sci-Fi Short Story Contest - Writing Prompt"
Prompt: "You and he agreed to three places to meet up in the event of a technological disaster, you are entering the last one now..."
The Sci-Fi Short Story Contest is a Contest Series that will have a wide range of Sci-Fi Topics.
The Goal: To write a short story, 1000 words or less, using the concept of Technological Disaster [see writing prompt above] - Let your imagination soar!. The story must be in the Sci-Fi Genre and should be as intense and thrilling as possible. :}>
The Prompt(s): Your story should be based on the prompt of this contest - Technological Disaster. Please, no zombie stories. Remember, this should be a new story written for this contest.
The Short Story Must be 1000 words or less and be rated GC or lower.
Post the story in BITEM format (For help: "Newbie Hyperlinking 101 - Bitem Format" )
MUST include Word Count in Story Body or Entry Post.
This should be a new story, written for this contest. No Poetry Please.
You may edit this up to the deadline as they will not be read until after that.
FIRST PLACE: -- 20000 GP's and a Merit Badge in the Sci-Fi genre and possibly an Awardicon (Total GP Value=30000 - 40000)
SECOND PLACE : -- 10000 GP's and possibly an Awardicon (Total GP Value=10000 - 20000)
THIRD PLACE : -- 5000 GP's and possibly an Awardicon (Total GP Value=5000 - 10000)
This Contest is Sponsored by "Vigilante Angel Ranger Team" and "The Sci-fi Writers Guild"
DEADLINE FOR ENTRY: May 1st, 2017 (11:59PM on May 1st) - Winners will be announced on or around May 15th, 2017 ---
Four Entries are needed before prizes can be awarded. -
Donations are greatly appreciated -- Any donation over 40K will receive a Merit Badge!!! All Donations will go to "The Sci-fi Writers Guild" - Group #1617315