12th Annual Short Story Contest


12th Annual Short Story Contest Announced by Ventura County Writers’ Club

Contest opens July 15, 2011 and closes September 30, 2011. The top three winners will receive a cash prize: first place $500; second place $250; and third place $125. Entry fee is $15 for members, $25 for non-members.

There are additional perks for the winners. The 2012 VCWC Anthology will publish winning entries. The www.vcstar.com Web site will post the top finalists. VCWC will host a reception in January for the winners and will invite them to read highlights from their stories.

Entry applications will be on the club’s Web site: http://www.venturacountywriters.com/