1. 2016 winners and 2017 theme announced!

    November 30, 2016 by hgwellscompetition

    There were over 90 people attending the 2016 H G Wells Short Story Competition Awards at the Grand, Folkestone on …
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  2. Shortlists Announced!

    September 20, 2016 by hgwellscompetition

    There has been a bumper crop of entries this year for the H G Wells Short Story Competition 2016. We …
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  3. With grateful thanks to our generous 2016 sponsors

    July 18, 2016 by hgwellscompetition

    As we draw to the end of the competition in 2016, we would like to take this opportunity to thank …
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  4. Update to Entry Form!

    April 30, 2016 by hgwellscompetition

    You can now click on “How to Enter” above which will take you to  a new page with a link …
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  5. HG Wells Short Story Competition 2016

    April 18, 2016 by hgwellscompetition

    Founded by the world-renowned BBC Aeronautics Correspondent Reg Turnill and his wife, Margaret, to celebrate the life and works of HG Wells and encourage creative writing, especially among the young, the prestigious HG Wells Short Story Competition offers generous Senior and Junior prizes and free publication of all shortlisted entries in a quality, professionally published anthology.

  6. Events coming soon….please note change of date

    April 7, 2016 by hgwellscompetition

    We will be holding a free workshop at The Grand Hotel, Folkestone on Saturday 4th June, 10am-12pm, led by Barbara Cambridge. Places …
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  7. Cassandra Yong, winner of the judge’s special prize 2015 and student at Imperial College London

    April 6, 2016 by hgwellscompetition

    Page 1 of Cassandra Yong article  Page 2 of Cassandra Yong article We have great pleasure in sharing the attached “Feature …
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H.G. Wells Short Story Competition


Theme: Light
Closing date: 16 July 2017
Submit: hgwstory@gmail.com

For further information, please read the rules and FAQs below. If you cannot find the answer to your query there, you can email hgwellscompetition@gmail.com