It’s that time of year again!

The Frome Festival Short Story Competition 2016 is open for entries from Friday 1st January until Tuesday May 31st. Entry is by post or online - please follow the instructions on the links at the top of this page. If you would like to read some of the successful stories from 2015, go to ’2015 winners’ and click on the highlighted titles.

We are delighted to welcome literary agent Jane Judd as our guest judge this year and hope that entrants old and new will be keen to submit their stories. As in previous years, the competition results will be announced during Frome Festival in July – time and date to be confirmed.







First, second and third prize winners with winning entries, plus short and long list 2014. Click here»

Get in touch

We’re always happy to talk through the Short Story Competition in more detail. So if you would like to find out more please get in touch»

Rules and Prize Details

The Frome Short Story Competition is an international competition open to all unpublished and published writers. Find out more»
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