HG Wells Short Story Competition 2021

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HG Wells Short Story Competition 2021/ How To Submit (£1,500 + Publication)

The 2021 annual HG wells short story competition is open once again for interested applicants.

The competition was founded by Reg Turnill; the BBC world-renowned Aeronautic Correspondent and his wife Margaret to commemorate the life and outstanding works of HG Wells so as to motivate creative writing among the young.

The competition offers £500 for the senior and £1,000 for the Junior prize plus free publication of all shortlisted entries, and Professionally published paperback Anthology.


The theme for this year’s competition is “Mask”.

NOTE: All entries must be written in English

The length should range from 1,500 to 5,000 words.

All speech should have a Double quotation mark While single quotation marks will be used for other appropriate purposes.

Each page should be numbered.

All text 12 point, Verdana (for judging – it’s easier to read); and with 1.5 lines spacing;

Single space left after full stops, colons, etc.;
Titles: center, bold;

First paragraph and after each break – no indentation;

NOTE: Each Entry to the competition is to be made here alone, with entrants submitting their story (as a PDF or document).

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Author | Isaacoed Buchi Jamie

Isaacoed Buchi Jamie

Isaacoed Buchi Jamie

Isaacoed Buchi Jamie is a content writer, entrepreneur, and founder of Be first African Initiative, a non-profit organization based in Abuja, Nigeria which focuses on harnessing the strength and potentials of young minds for the purpose of transforming them to be an agent of positive change and impact. He is a Healthcare service professional, and an Experienced Electrocardiograph Technician with a demonstrated history of working in the hospital, health care industry, and non-profit Organisations. He is Skilled in Personal & identity Branding, Personal Development, Organizational Leadership, Fiction & Creative Writing, and Website Development. Also Focused on Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Physiological Procedures.

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