Odyssey House Victoria Annual Short Story Competition

Closing date Friday 2 November 2018

This competition is open to writers of all ages and experience.

  • First prize: $1,000 and a one year membership to Writers Victoria
  • 2nd prize: $100
  • 3rd prize: $50.

Each submission must be no more than 1,500 words and follow the theme “Reflection”. It will need to make a reference to alcohol and/or drugs. There is a limit of three entries per person, and the entry fee is $10 per story.

For Terms & Conditions and formatting guidelines, and to enter the competition online or to download an entry form for postal submission, visit www.odyssey.org.au/reflection/.

The money raised from this competition will go towards the work of Odyssey House Victoria. Since its inception, Odyssey House Victoria have provided a supportive drug-free environment for people and their families affected by problems associated with drugs, including alcohol. One unique aspect of Odyssey House Victoria is that they provide services to the families and children of people affected by substance abuse.


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