Most events are installed on their deadline date, unless there is a long submission window or unless it's a rolling submission.

P=Poetry, N=Nonfiction, F=Fiction

 
 
 
 

F – Amazon Youth Short Story Competition

The Walrus Magazine

Now in its fourth year, the Youth Short Story category celebrates authors between the ages of thirteen and seventeen who have written a short story under 3,000 words.

P – Arc’s Poem of the Year Contest

Arc Poetry

In 2022, Arc will be awarding one $5,000 grand prize to the Poem of the Year and a $500 prize for an Honourable Mention.

$35

N – CBC Nonfiction Prize

Through Submittable

The Nonfiction Prize includes memoir, biography, humour writing, essay (including personal essay), travel writing, and feature articles.

$25