Sweek FanFiction Competition: #SweekFanFic
June 7, 2018
June 7, 2018
Fanfiction lovers, are you ready for this battle? 💥 Unexpected twists, story endings you always dreamt about, new qualities of your favourite heroes… this is SweekFanFic contest and all of this is allowed!
– No word limit,
– Only newly updated and completed fanfiction on Sweek (could be previously published somewhere else),
– To enter the contest you need to put the tag #[fandom]. Read more below.
🏆 Main prize: $100 (per language) – chosen by the Sweek team,
🏅 Most Popular Story: $35 (per language) – most liked story by the Sweek users; selected during the voting phase,
🍀 Lucky Reader prize: one voter will receive $15 – 🎉 randomly chosen after the voting phase 🎉
HOW TO PARTICIPATE👇🏼
Step 1: Download the Sweek app or use our website:
Android app: http://bit.ly/SweekforAndroid
iOS app: http://bit.ly/SweekforiOS
Step 2: Create an account or log in.
Step 3: Upload your work by going to ‘My stories’ and ‘Start a new story’.
Step 4: Publish your entries with the relevant #[fandom] tag (read more above) in the tags section in Story Details.
That’s it! Don’t forget to share your work with friends and family to get more readers!
CATEGORIES – PICK YOUR FANDOM!
Choose your fandom and the tag
- Music – #SweekFanFicMusic (examples: Kpop, One Direction, Harry Styles, Bandom)
- Books & literature – #SweekFanFicBooks (examples: Harry Potter, Sherlock Holmes, Lord of the Rings)
- Anime/Manga – #SweekFanFicAnime (examples: Naruto, Hetalia – Axis Powers, Inuyasha)
- Cartoons & Comics & Graphic Novels – #SweekFanFicCartoons (examples: Avatar: Last Airbender, Transformers)
- Celebrities – #SweekFanFicCelebrities (for example about famous actors, singers, athletes)
- Movies – #SweekFanFicMovies (examples: Star Wars, Avengers, Pirates of the Caribbean)
- TV shows – #SweekFanFicShows (examples: Supernatural, Glee, Doctor Who, Sherlock)
- Games – #SweekFanFicGames (examples: Pokémon, Kingdom Hearts, Final Fantasy VII)
- Other – #SweekFanFic (if you haven’t found any matching category, please classify it as ‘other’).
👇🏼HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT FANDOM👇🏼
What if my fanfiction can be considered as more than one category (for example Movies and Books)?
- It does not matter which one you pick in this case. Choose the one that might bring you more readers.
What if my story is a crossover (a mix of two books/tv shows/movies etc.)?
- It is also up to you which fandom you choose. We suggest selecting the one that represents a bigger part of your fanfiction.
Submissions open: 07.06 – 26.08
Voting phase: 27.08 – 16.09
Winner announcement: 24.09
HOW WILL THE WINNERS BE SELECTED AND HOW CAN YOU VOTE?
- We choose 5 most liked stories per fandom (only if we receive more than 30 stories per category),
- 40 finalists will be reviewed by the Sweek team to select The Best Story.
- The Most Popular Story will be chosen on Sweek during the voting phase (out of the 40 finalists) by the Sweek users.
- There will be a special story created with the numbers assigned to each finalist.
- To vote you need to write the number with your favorite story in the comments.
- 🍀 One voter will be chosen randomly and he/she will receive $15. You can vote even if you didn’t participate in the contest. 🎉
- Only one comment/user is allowed.
- Falsification of users is strictly forbidden and will lead to your disqualification from the contest.
Read these guidelines carefully before joining this writing competition!
- You need to be 13 years or older to participate. Younger participants need their parents’ permission.
- To participate, the entry must be tagged the relevant #[fandom] tag (read more above).
- Only stories submitted before 26/08 @23:59 CET will be accepted.
- You can take part only with completed fanfiction.
- Your entry does not have to be exclusive, meaning it can be already uploaded somewhere else but has to be newly published on Sweek.
- Participation in the contest and using our website is free of charge.
- The entry has to meet Sweek community guidelines.
- The submitted work must be created by you. You can also write with a friend if you want to, but in case you win, the prize will be shared.
- You can participate with multiple entries. There is no limit per person.
- You can edit your entry until the submission deadline. After the deadline, you can no longer modify anything until the winners announcement (this will lead to disqualification).
- Spamming on Sweek or falsification of your followers will lead to disqualification of your story from the contest.
- Spam and falsified comments during the voting phase will be deleted and not taken into consideration.
- Sweek reserves a right to disqualify any entry that breaks the community guidelines, contains plagiarised or mature/explicit content.
- The cash prize will be transferred via Paypal (Sweek bears the transfer costs). If the winner is based in Europe, the cash prize can be arranged via a bank transfer. In case there is no option to create a Paypal account, we can arrange the prize via a gift card or a bank transfer for which the costs are split. We are not responsible for currency conversion rate at the time of transferring the cash prize.
- One user can win only one prize.
- Participation in the contest constitutes acceptance of the official rules stated above.
- The contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Facebook.
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