Remember, you can't win the contest, unless you submit your work.
Contest 2 - Deadline: September 30, 2014. Infinite Pathways Late summer Creative Writing Contest - Short Stories, Poetry and One-Act Plays. Entry fee: $10/$15. Win: Cash (Amount to 1st-3rd place depending on amount of submissions, using percentages). More information at:http://infinite-pathways.org/2014/07/30/late-summer-creative-writing-contest/
Contest 3 - Deadline: November 1, 2014 Canada Writes Short Story Contest. Fee: $25, Win: $6,000 (1st) + 2 week residency in Banff; 4 Runners-up receive $1000. More info: http://www.cbc.ca/books/canadawrites/literaryprizes/shortstory/.
Contest 4 - Early-Bird Deadline: November 17, 2014. Writers Digest Short Story Competition. Fee: $20 (after Nov. 17th to Dec. 15th MORE). Win: 1st-$3000, 2nd-$1500, 3rd-$500, 4th to 10th-$100 and 11th to 25th-$50 gift cert. All winnings get extra bonuses as well. Read:http://www.writersdigest.com/competitions/short-short-story-competition.
Contest 5 - Deadline: November 21, 2014. Prism International Writing Contest - Creative Nonfiction, Short Fiction & Poetry. Entry fee: $35. Win: Creative Nonfiction prize 1st-$1500, 2nd-$300 & 3rd-$200. Short fiction prize 1st-$2000, 2nd-$300 & 3rd-$200. Poetry prize 1st-$1000, 2nd-$300 & 3rd-$200. Read more here: http://prismmagazine.ca/contests/.
Contest 6 - Deadline: November 30, 2014. Prairie Fire Magazine Poetry, Short Story & Nonfiction Contest. Entry fee: $32 (includes magazine subscription). Win: 1st prize $1,250; 2nd prize $500; 3rd prize $250. For more details see: http://www.prairiefire.ca/contests/.
Contest 7 - Deadline: December 31, 2014. Red Tuque Books, Canadian Tales of the Mysterious Short Story Writing Contest. Entry fee: $15 or 2/$25 or 3/$30. Prize money: First place pays $500. Second place pays $150 and the third pays $100. Ten Honourable mention prizes of $25.00 will also be awarded. All will be published in an Anthology. More information:http://www.redtuquebooks.ca/publishers/books/distribution/99.
BONUS - Magazine Short Stories - The Tin Roof Press. Open to all local Grey-Bruce writers. Deadline: On-going, issues published throughout the year. Entry Fee: FREE. Go to website to read more on this. Owner and editor is Jennifer McGuire. http://tinroofpress.ca. General inquires: firstname.lastname@example.org. Editor: email@example.com.