Scarlet Stiletto Awards

Scarlet Stiletto Women's Crime and Mystery Short Story Competition open to women residents of Australia. Young Writer's Award open to women under 21. Short stories must contain an active woman protagonist and a crime or mystery theme and maximum 5,000 words. All entries original and unpublished works of the author. Maximum two stories per author.

PO Box 357, BALACLAVA VIC 3183
Carmel Shute, General and Media Enquiries
(03) 59839429
Crime, Short Stories
Sisters in Crime Australia
31 August 2017
Awards are available in a number of categories, amounting to $8600. Overall first prize is $1500.
Guidelines Available
$20 general entry, $15 Sisters in Crime members
Every year