OUR SUMMER COMPETITION IS NOW OPEN
Enter our FREE short story competition for a chance to win a cash prize and see your winning entry published online!
The winner will receive £200 and publication on the Solution Loans website, with £50 and publication for three runners-up.
We’re looking for short stories with the theme of "coins". Stories should be works of fiction, not personal accounts or experiences. You may choose to interpret the theme however you wish.
Send us your story, between 1000 to 2000 words, in a single doc, docx, txt or pdf file to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject heading:
Your entry must be submitted before midnight on
Entries will not be accepted after this date.
See the full terms & conditions below.
Entry is open to UK writers aged 18 or over. Entries must be the original and unpublished work of the entrant and not currently submitted for publication or for any other competition or award. Only one entry per person. Entrants retain copyright in their manuscripts.
The writing competition is free to enter.
Manuscripts can be uploaded in doc, docx, pdf and txt formats.
Short story manuscripts - please lay out your entry with a front page showing your name, address, phone number and email address. Please also give the story title and word count.
Competition judges will be appointed by Solution Loans and their decision will be final. No correspondence will be entered into.
Winners will be notified within two months of closing date after which date unplaced entries may be submitted elsewhere. Winning entries may not be submitted elsewhere for twelve months after that date without permission of Solution Loans who retain the right to publish winning entries in any form during those twelve months.
For queries, please contact us via: email@example.com
Entrants were asked to submit uplifting short stories which involved someone getting finance/a loan for a very specific purpose
You can read the winning entries and the judges' comments here.