Entries are being accepted for the Mitchelstown International Short Story Competition 2008. This is an ideal opportunity for creative writers to have the Standard of their literary efforts appraised. Each story should contain a maximum of 3000 words and should be submitted, by post only, on or before December 2009. The winner will receive the Cork County Council Library Services Prize of €2,500 and a Laptop Computer sponsored by The Mouse Pad, Mitchelstown. Five runners up will receive cash prizes of €200.00 each. There is an entry fee of €20.00 per entry and each entry must have an official entry form attached.
Mitchelstown Short Story Prize
Entry should contain a maximum of 3,000 words.
Entries must be in the English Language
An entry fee of €20 must be included with each individual entry.
Entries must be typed, using double spacing and submitted in duplicate.
Deadline for Submissions of Stories: December 2009
Entries from Ireland and Great Britain should be accompanied by a cheque / bank draft for the requisite amount, made payable to Mitchelstown Literary Society.
Entries, from all other parts of the world, should be paid by automatic transfer of funds as follows;
Bank of Ireland, Mitchelstown, Co. Cork
NSC : 90-29-44
IBAN: IE51 BOFI 9029 4489 3788 42
BIC No.: BOFIIED2D
Reference Entrants Name and Short Story Title on transfer document.
Mitchelstown International Short Story Competition,
37 Upper Cork Street,