Tuesday, 15 July 2014
Prizes: First Prize: €2,000 / Second Prize: €1,000 / Third Prize: €500
There is no restriction on theme or genre. Entrants are simply asked to recall Plunkett's skill as a social commentator when writing.
Closing date: Friday,12 September 2014
Entries should be between 1,000 and 3,000 words
Post to: The Irish Writers' Union, 19 Parnell Square, Dublin 1
There is no limit on the number of submissions an entrant can make. Fee: €10 per submission. Please make cheques payable to the Irish Writers' Union.
A long list of 30 entries will be published on the website of the Irish Writers' Union before the winning entrants will be selected.