Contest Description

It's Halloween! Our favorite writing contest of the year. (Note: Submissions can only be posted from a computer)

  • Submissions close on October 20th, but voting will continue for an additional week
  • Multiple entries are allowed, but each individual participant may win only one prize.
  • Old and previously published works are acceptable.
  • All stories must be rated appropriately by their authors.
  • Inkitt staff are not eligible to receive prizes, or be chosen as winners.
  • Before submitting a story be sure to check our guidelines page to ensure that you comply with all of our publication rules.

Prizes for Winners

1st Place

Golden badge on your profile

Highlighted spot in the "Best reads for Halloween" promotion

2nd Place

Silver badge on your profile

Highlighted spot in the "Best reads for Halloween" promotion

3rd Place

Bronze badge on your profile

Highlighted spot in the "Best reads for Halloween" promotion

Top 10%

All Top 10% participants receive a "Top 10%" badge to their profile, and get listed in the "Best reads for Halloween" promotion

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Prizes for Winners