Win $5,000 ~ writing contest

Sharpen your pencils for this writing contest. This competition has 4 deadlines.  a First Prize of $1,000, a Second Prize of $750, and a Third Prize of $500, The grand prize will be $5,000. You will need to send them a short story no longer than 17,000 words.

Enter:

Closing date: The Contest has four quarters, beginning on October 1, January 1, April 1 and July 1. The year will end on September 30.

Eligibility:

Entry limit: You can enter in each quarter. Winners are not allowed to win twice.

Prize: First prize for each quarter is $1,000, second is $750 and third is $500. There is an annual prize of $5,000