2015 Writivism Short Story Prize Submission Guidelines


Opening date – 1 February 2015

Closing date – 30th April 2015

Entries must be submitted online. No mark as to the identity of the writer should be made on the story itself. No entries will be considered if submitted after the deadline. Winners shall be announced on Short Story Day Africa, the 21st of June 2015 at an Awards Evening during the Writivism Festival 2015 in Kampala, Uganda.

1. The Writivism Short Story Prize is an annual award for emerging African writers administered by the Center for African Cultural Excellence (CACE). The first prize is worth 400$ and each of the four shortlisted writers who do not win the prize receives a cash prize of 100$. All the five shortlisted writers travel to Kampala from June 16 to June 22 for The Writivism Festival.

2. Entrants must be unpublished writers, resident in an African country. One is deemed published…

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I call a spade a spade. I'm a Writer, Analyst, Humanitarian, Vocalist, Football lover. I'm proudly Igbo. Bsc. Human Physiology, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Nigeria. Live in Lagos and Warri.

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