Flash 500 Flash Fiction Competition
This quarterly open-themed competition for fiction up to 500 words has closing dates of 31st March, 30th June, 30th September and 31st December.
Entry fee: £5 for one story, £8 for two stories
Prizes: £300, £200 and £100
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.flash500.com

Flash 500 Novel Opening Chapter & Synopsis Competition
This annual competition, now in its sixth year, closes on 31st October 2018. The judges will be the senior editors at Crooked Cat Publishing.
Entry fee: £10
Optional critique: £25
Prizes: £500 first prize, plus a runnerís up prize of £200
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.flash500.com/index_files/novel.html

Flash 500 Short Story Competition
This annual competition for stories up to 3,000 words (open theme and any genre) closes on 28th February 2018.
Entry fees: £7 for one, £12 for two, £16 for three, £20 for four
Optional critique: £25
Prizes: £500, £200, £100
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.flash500.com/index_files/ss.html