UPDATE: Communicators League Extends Submission Deadline for Creative Writing Contest 2017 

This is to announce that the deadline for submissions for Communicators League Creative Writing Contest 2017 has been extended to 30th May, 2017 ( 11:59pm). 

The contest is aimed at bridging the gap between arts and humanity and giving a voice to creativity. 


  • Poetry – Social Injustice
  • Flash Fiction – Nostalgia (Good old days)


  • 1st Prize – ₦25,000 ($80) for each category
  • 2nd Prize – ₦10,000 ($32) for each category
  • 3rd Prize – Books worth ₦5,000 ($16) for each category

Exceptional entries will be published in an electronic anthology available for free download on http://www.communicatorsleague.com.


  • Open to creative writers all over the world.
  • An entrant should not submit more than a single entry for each category.
  • Poetry – 30 lines, Flash Fiction – 300 words maximum.
  • Works must be original works of the author and previously unpublished.
  • Entries must align with the themes of the contest.
  • Under no condition will the judges’ decisions be challenged.
  • Forward your entries to CLWRITINGCONTEST@GMAIL.COM specifying the category (poetry or flash fiction) in the subject of the mail.
  • Submissions (in the body of the mail) should be accompanied by entrant’s name, gender, location, brief biography, photograph and contact details (phone number and email address).
  • Entrants should endeavor to subscribe to http://www.communicatorsleague.com for regular updates.

Submission deadline: 30th May 2017 at 11:59pm

For further enquiries, contact the moderator – 09091393713.

Janet Olabisi
Submissions Editor, CL


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