Dan Poynter’s Globabl E-Book Awards helps promote self-published books.
Quarterly writing contest open to all writers, Ultimate Hero.
“It is an incredibly exciting time to be a reader, an author, and a publisher. Opportunities to engage audiences are endless – new devices now support numerous ways of reading, publishing, and reaching readers. HarperCollins is issuing a call to developers to create excellent, functioning software and proof of concept …
“2131 Books 27 Volunteers 112 Slices of Pizza and after seven hours and five tries – 1 world record.”
Freelancer now lets people crowdsource for any project, using contests.
Guidelines for Global Book Contest 2013.
Writing contests on The Diagram. Prizes for chapbooks and essays, up to $1000, plus publication.
A list of current awards and contest for self-published books. Prizes vary.
A new contest for short stories, micro fiction, and poetry. Prizes up to $500.