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Deadline Submission for GSRMA Short Story Competition 2018

September 28, 2018

GSRMA Short Story Competition, for 2018 will reach the deadline for submissions on the 28th September 2018.
We hope to continue with our Short Story Competition but if the entries do not come in, then it may be difficult to sustain the completion into the future.

Entry form in Word Format, need to be attached with the story at the time of submission.

Please find Terms and conditions below (They are published in Summer Síocháin Magazine- page 51)

  • Competition is open to GSRMA Members or their spouses/partners ONLY
  • Only one entry per person is permitted
  • Entries of 2,000 (maximum) word count.
  • Author’s name and details should be entered on the accompanying entry form.
  • Scripts will not be returned, and remain the property of GSRMA thereafter authors are advised to retain a copy.
  • Submissions must be sent via email to editor@gardaretired.com
  • Closing date is 5pm on Friday 28th. September 2018
  • The decision of the adjudication panel is final.
  • The Prize Fund is €2,500 – €1,500 for first prize and thereafter €500; €300 & €200 for Runner Up prizes.
  • Prize winners will be published in the ‘winter 2018’ edition of Siochain.
  • Winning entries will be published in Siochain, while a selection of entries may also be published in future issues of the magazine
  • GSRMA Central Committee Members and their families are not eligible to enter the competition
  • Competition is sponsored by Garda Post.

Click on the below link to complete the ENTRY FORM (word Format)


Good luck to all!

Paschal Feeney

Editor Síocháin Magazine


September 28, 2018

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