Now in Our 5th Year!

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:
Free round-trip airfare to and from France
Free 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, free
wifi 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:

The 2016 competition is closed.

The 2016 Time & Place Prize winner has been selected!

See 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