Writing Opportunities

Here’s a list of writing competitions and other opportunities which accept submissions in Scottish Gaelic. You can find more information about each opportunity on the websites listed below. See also the monthly 50 Word Fiction competition here.
If we have missed out any opportunities, please email us and we will add them to the list

New Writing Scotland 40 – Call for submissions

Deadline: Sunday 31st October 2021
Website: New Writing Scotland 40 – Call for submissions

New Writing Scotland publishes works by writers resident in Scotland or Scots by birth, upbringing or inclination. All forms of writing are invited, including: autobiography/memoirs; drama; poetry; short fiction; travel writing or any other creative prose. Maximum length: 3,500 words in total. Up to four poems or one prose work per person. The work must be neither previously published nor accepted for publication and may be in any of the languages of Scotland. See website for full submission details.