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

We are no longer accepting submissions for the 2014 Prize.

The 2014 shortlist will be published in mid-February. Check back for updates.

The 2013 winners are posted on the Winners page.
The 2012 list of winners can be found on the Winners page.
The Time and Place Prize Literary Competition