31 March 2019
Dream Quest One Poetry and Writing Contest
Dream Quest One Poetry and Writing Contest showcases the creative writing and poetic talent, skill, and ability of all poets and writers.
The Mission of Dream Quest One Poetry & Writing Contest is to inspire, motivate and encourage anyone having the desire or love of poetry and writing, to continue doing so without fear of failure or success.
Opportunity Focus Areas:
ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.
All contest winners will be notified and published online in the Dare to Dream pages on 30 April 2019.
- The Dream Quest One Poetry and Writing Contest is open to everyone, internationally, to all poets and writers whether published or not regardless of experience.
- Current and former employees of Dreamquestone.Com or their relatives are not eligible.
- Previously published poems and short stories in other contests, books, magazines, etc. are accepted and welcomed as long as they are original works created by the contest entrant(s).
- All entries must be composed or translated into the English language.
- Contestants will enter their work either neatly hand printed or typed, single or double line spacing.
- All entries must be original works.
- Poems must be 30 lines or fewer on any subject, theme, style, shape, or form.
- Short stories may be on any subject or theme. For example, any fiction, non-fiction, creative nonfiction, essays, diary, journal entries, and short stage-plays and screenplays are accepted. Contestants will enter their short stories within a maximum of (5) pages or less.
- You may submit entries to both the poetry contest and the writing contest, at the same time.
- Multiple entries are accepted.
- Submitted poems/stories that come without an entry fee will be disqualified.
- Entrants cannot send payment by mail and submit electronically. Either both payments and entries must be sent by postal mail or both must be sent electronically via email.
For more information about Eligibility Requirements here
- First Place: $250
- Second Place: $125
- Third Place: $50
- First Place: $500
- Second Place: $250
- Third Place: $100
To apply by postal mail:
Dream Quest One
Poetry & Writing Contest
P.O. Box 3141
Chicago, IL 60654
First Step: Print out and Fill out the entry form.
Second Step: Include story(ies)/poem(s) -Contest entries must be either neatly hand printed or typed and submitted with the poet’s or writer’s name, address, phone# and email address (if applicable) in the upper left-hand corner of your work. Repeat method for multiple submissions.
Third Step: Include payment of $5 for each poem entered. Include $10 for each short story entered. Send a (S.A.S.E) self-addressed stamped envelope for entry receipt. Make personal checks, cashier’s checks, and money orders payable to “DREAMQUESTONE.COM”. Cash is accepted but sent at your own risk.
To apply via email:
First Step: Please click on the following PayPal links Poetry Contest, Writing Contest to enter a contest. PayPal entry fee payment(s) must be made before submitting your poetry and writing contest entries. The entry fee of $7 for each poem and $12 for each short story submission will be entered. (Note: Electronic submissions required a two dollar ($2) transaction fee to be included with the entry fee).
Second Step: After completing the transaction, send your poems and short stories electronically by email to the following address: [email protected].
- Entries sent electronically must be sent as email attachments in a word processing document such as Microsoft Word, Microsoft Notepad, Word Perfect, Open Office Document.
- Poetry Contest Entry or Writing Contest Entry must be typed in the subject line of the email.
- The information requested on the entry form can be either included in the Word document or typed into the attached email. If included in the Word document, entry form information should be on the first page. The entry must be on a separate page from the entry form information.
- You will have to repeat these steps for the poems/short stories you wish to enter.
For more information about How to Apply here
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This Scholarship Published by:
” Doha Elamin/ Egypt “
Reviewed by” Reem Khaled / Egypt ”
MARJ3 Scholarships team