Contests

Gotham always has a writing contest (or two) going. These contests are a great way to stretch your talent and imagination, and we dangle nice prizes to give you extra motivation. Check out our current contests. And it's worth a look at the winners and finalists in our past contests; the quality of work always amazes us.

Contest

Silver Linings Contest

Deadline: August 31, 2020

They say every cloud has a silver lining—something valuable found amid something gloomy.

Have you found a silver lining among the quarantines and fear and masks? If you write the piece that glimmers most for us, you will receive a free Gotham class of your choosing.

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Contest

#GWstorieseverywhere

Deadline: monthly

Each month we invite you to post a story on Twitter using #GWstorieseverywhere for a chance to win a free class.

Your stories (which can be true or made up) will be inspired by what you see, know, or do, and they should relate in some way to our monthly “themes.”

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