The Winston Fletcher Fiction Prize

So, what’s the next chapter?

F. Scott Fitzgerald, Joseph Heller, Elmore Leonard. Fay Weldon, Gabriel Garcia- Marquez, Salman Rushdie.

Some of the greatest writers in history started in advertising. And we’re looking to unearth the next.

Pen 4,000 words of fiction, win a £2,000 prize, then who knows where your writing will take you next.

Judged by Tim Waterstone.

Entries for the 2017 prize are now closed. The 2018 competition will open in April.

Thank you to everyone who entered the Winston Fletcher Fiction Prize Fund in 2017. Judging is now complete and all shortlist entries will be contacted directly. Thank you to everyone who entered. We hope to read more of your stories in 2018.