Dee May Award for Fiction – now accepting submissions

WestgateLit is now accepting submissions for The Dee May Award for Fiction short story competition. Entrants must be 65 or older, and the subject matter is the concept of aging – how you deliver that is up to you! Submissions must be no longer than 5000 words, and uploaded in Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF format via our submission system here at WestgateLitFest. Entries cost £10 with a first prize of £100 and runner up prizes for second and third place. An extra prize for the judges’ highly commended will also be awarded.

All submissions must be original, and by submitting your story you are granting WestgateLit First British Serial Rights to publish. Entries must be accompanied by proof of payment as per the instructions on the submission page.