Our writing competition winner is announced!

Our writing competition winner is announced!

For the fourth year in a row, we have partnered with Iceland Travel to run a competition to win a spot at the Iceland Writers Retreat. This year’s theme was “Waterfalls” and we received 350 submissions from the around the world.

The winner of the competition is Jackie Taylor from the UK, with her story “The Words Don’t Sit Easily”. Continue reading

Win a spot at the Iceland Writers Retreat!

Win a spot at the Iceland Writers Retreat!
We’ve once again partnered with Iceland Travel to offer one person a free spot at the Iceland Writers Retreat in April 2018.  The winner will receive the full retreat package, including a free hotel stay, tours, most meals, and all workshops for the duration of the event, from 11 to 15 April, 2018.*
The deadline to submit an entry is 23:59 (GMT) Sunday, November 12, 2017. There is no fee to enter. Click here to enter.

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Our writing competition winner is announced!

Our writing competition winner is announced!

For the third year in a row, we have partnered with Iceland Travel to run a competition to win a spot at the Iceland Writers Retreat. This year’s theme was “Iceland — Regard The Moon” and we received over 350 submissions from the around the world.

The winner of the competition is Heidi Ball from the UK, with her story “White Light”. Continue reading

Three Chances to Win a Free Spot at the Iceland Writers Retreat!

Three Chances to Win a Free Spot at the Iceland Writers Retreat!

One award and two writing competitions will help some very talented and lucky writers attend the 2017 Iceland Writers Retreat. They all have deadlines that are quickly approaching!

 

Alumni Award:

The Iceland Writers Retreat Alumni Award is given to one or more writers who demonstrate both merit and financial need. Full funding covers all expenses to participate in the retreat, including transportation and accommodations. Partial funding covers just the participant fee, which does not include accommodations nor transportation. The deadline is Monday, 31 October, 2016 by 23:59 (PST).

For more information on eligibility, please visit click here.

 

Writing Competition:

The Iceland Writers Retreat writing competition is awarded to one person based on the quality of their written submission (essay, story, or poem) that engages with the theme “Iceland – Regard the Moon”. The winner will receive a free retreat package, which includes the participant fee and accommodations. Please note that the winner will still have to pay for transportation. The deadline is Sunday, 13 November, 2016 by 23:59 (GMT).

For more information on guidelines and submissions, please click here.

 

Bonus:

Writing Magazine is hosting a separate writing competition with the theme “Elements”. The winner will receive a free retreat package, which includes the participant fee, accommodations, and a round trip ticket from the UK. Anyone can apply for this, but the transportation is only from the UK. The deadline is 00:00 Friday, 2 December, 2016. Please note that the entry cost for this competition is £5.00.

For more information on guidelines and submissions, please click here.

Win a spot at the Iceland Writers Retreat!

Win a spot at the Iceland Writers Retreat!
We’ve partnered with Iceland Travel to offer one person a free spot at the Iceland Writers Retreat in April 2017.  The winner will receive the full retreat package, including a free hotel stay, tours, most meals, and all workshops for the duration of the event, from 5 to 9 April.*
This contest has now closed. The winner will be announced on December 15.

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“Mountain Song” by Alexander Weinstein: IWR Writing Competition Winner

“Mountain Song” by Alexander Weinstein: IWR Writing Competition Winner

Photo by Elliott Brandsma

We received several hundred entries for our second Iceland Writers Retreat writing competition. The winner is Alexander Weinstein of Ann Arbor, MI, United States, whose entry is called “Mountain Song.” Thanks to our competition sponsors, Iceland Travel. We look forward to meeting Alexander in Iceland next April!

Read his winning entry

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