As part of the launch events, Designed life is sponsoring one of the largest literary contest in Nigeria. We have the vision to Ignite the entrepreneurial drive and nurture exceptional talent, we believe that the Nigerian writing community is one of the most exceptional forces for social change. This Literary contest is open to writers all over Nigeria, its going to be a test of wit, strength, creative ability, and inspirational prowess.
THIS IS A FLASH FICTION CONTEST.
1. Entries should be between 1500-2000 word limit.
2. Plagiarized entries will be detected and disqualified.
3. Only one entry per person is allowed.
4. Drop comments in case of any query.
5. The story should reflect the ideals of Designed Life, take the time to go through the blog before writing.
Submissions: Will be Open from the 1st-10th May 2017, Submit using the form attached to this post only.
The contest would be evaluated by Literary Judges and Social Voting as Follows:
- Judges would award scores which would weigh 60% of total scores.
- Contestants will be rated by the number of social media shares and comments their story gets for the remaining 40%
This would be done in no specific order, immediately the stories are published, writers are advised to build their social rating by asking their friends to drop credible comments and shares. Post likes will not gather any scores, kindly note this.
Voting commences on the 30th of May at 12 midnight when every accepted entry has been published on this website. Readers will have until the 15th of June to Share and Comment on the stories they support.
JOE AITO – 2016 Shortlist, Writivism Short Story Prize.
CALEB SOMTOCHUKWU – 2017, Awele Creative Trust Award Winner.
PRIZES (#100,000 Total)
First Prize – #50,000 (Fifty thousand naira)
Second Prize – #30,000 (Thirty thousand naira)
Third Prize – #20,000 (Twenty thousand naira)
Each winner goes with Designed life Ebooks and resources. Only entries for this award will qualify to feature in the CFW Freedom Magazine June Edition. This contest is also supported by Wipixar Solutions.
ENTRY IS NOW FREE, writers who have paid previously should send emails to firstname.lastname@example.org with their account details and evidence of payment.
When You are ready, use the form below to SUBMIT.