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Ovacome Writing Competition 2023

sat16sepAll DayOvacome Writing Competition 2023UKCategoryShort StoryEntry Fee£8 Max word count1,500 Top Prize£250

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Take part in the fourth Ovacome Writing Competition for the chance to win some great prizes and have your short story posted on the Ovacome website. Ovacome is the UK’s ovarian cancer support charity. By entering, you’ll be helping to raise funds for our ovarian cancer support and information services, community and awareness projects.

First Prize: £250. Runner up prize: £50 Waterstones book voucher.

The competition is open to anyone over the age of 18 with a UK bank account. You can enter a short story with a maximum word count of 1,500 words.

Enter any time between 9am on 1 May and 12pm on 15 September – the winner and runner up will be announced in mid-December 2023.

The theme for the 2023 Ovacome Writing Competition is ‘Between‘. This theme can be interpreted in many different ways – the possibilities are endless! Your short story does not have to be about health or ovarian cancer.

Creative writing promotes happiness and mental wellbeing, so this is a great opportunity to express yourself, whether you are an experienced writer or have never written a story before. We can’t wait to read your inspiring and creative stories!

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