The Time & Place Prize is an international literary award
established to provide the two things every writer
requires . . .

the time and the place

to write.
Join us in France!
The winner of The Time & Place Prize receives a month-long stay in an idyllic
cottage nestled among the menhirs, myths and mists of Bretagne, France.

"The Time & Place Prize is a perfect situation. It doesn't get any better."
2013 winner Jill Patterson

The Prize includes:
Round-trip airfare to and from Paris, France
plus ground transport to and from the cottage
Room & board for the month of July in a
private cottage in bucolic Brittany
The cottage is equipped with all the tools a
writer needs, including library, computer,
internet access, a complete OED, etc.
Time and place to work on your ideas
The Time & Place Prize

All literary genres considered.
Winner(s) selected by independent, third party judges.
Submissions limited to 5,000 words.
A $25 submission fee will be charged.
The Time & Place Prize Award Timeline:

Submission period for the 2015 Prize ends November 30!

We are experiencing technical issues on our Submit page. Please DO NOT
use the form. We apologize for the inconvenience.

The 2014
winner and shortlist can be found on the Winners page.
The 2013 and 2012 winners can also be found on the Winners page.
Read the 2013 winner's blog in the
Iron Horse Literary Review about the prize:
The Time and Place Prize Literary Competition