Pitch Contest Calendar

Below is a list of pitch contests taking place throughout the year. Be sure to check each of the contest websites for more details on how to enter!

 

2018

JANUARY

01/18/2018#IWSGPit

 

February

02/14/2018: #KissPitch

02/14-02/16/2018: SavvyAuthors’ Sweetheart Pitchfest

02/22/2018: #PBpitch

02/28/2018: #FaithPitch

 

MARCH

03/02/2018: #MockPit: This practice pitch session, from 12:00-2:00 pm EST, is for any writers looking to perfect their Twitter pitch in preparation for Twitter pitch contests

03/08/2018: #PitMad

03/16-03/21/2018: #AMM applications open (*Note: This isn’t a pitch contest to agents/editors, but a mentorship opportunity)

 

APRIL

04/21/2018: #RevPit

04/25/2018: #DVpit for children’s & teen fiction/nonfiction

04/26/2018: #DVpit for adult fiction/nonfiction

 

MAY

05/08-05/10/2018Sourcebooks 2018 Spring Diversity Pitchfest at SavvyAuthors

05/16-05/18/2018: #QueryKombat

05/17/2018: #PitDark

 

JUNE

06/07/2018: #PitMad

06/13-06/16/2018: SavvyAuthor’s 2018 Hot Summer’s Pitchfest

06/28/2018: #SFFpit

 

JULY

07/16/2018: #PitchWars adult submission window opens

07/17/2018: #PitchWars YA submission window opens

07/18/2018: #PitchWars MG submission window opens

07/19/2018#IWSGPit

 

AUGUST

 

 

SEPTEMBER

09/06/2018: #PitMad

 

OCTOBER

 

 

NOVEMBER

11/08/2018: #AdPit & #KidPit

 

DECEMBER

12/06/2018: #PitMad

 


 

Contests with Unannounced Dates:

 

For more writing events, visit Free Writing Events. They have an extensive calendar of upcoming writing events (not strictly pitching opportunities). 

 


 

Are you hosting an online pitch event that isn’t listed above?

Send Meg a message to let her know!