NATIONAL SHORT STORY COMPETITION 2020

Welcome to the second Zephyr Short Story Competition
run by the Wellington Branch of the New Zealand Society of Authors.

Judges: Whiti Hereaka (Open) and Mandy Hager (Junior)

The competition has two sections:

JUNIOR: writers 18 years and younger

1st Prize – $150.00 in book tokens
2nd Prize – $100.00 in book tokens
3rd Prize – $50.00 in book tokens

Word length: 1,000 words maximum
Entry: Free

OPEN: All writers over 18 years

1st Prize – $300.00 book tokens, $150 cash
2nd Prize – $200.00 book tokens $100 cash
3rd Prize – $100.00 book tokens $50 cash

Word length: 1,500 words maximum
Entry fee: $20

Entries must be received by 30th September 2020