There are many free writing contests this summer on a variety of different niches. These free writing contests will pay $60 to the winner, and $40, and $30 to second and third place respectively.
Here are a selection of the free writing contests on offer, the closing date is the 14th July.
Sports free writing contests
Cricket- a number of articles on cricket, the ashes, twenty20 cup, hawk eye and more
Volleyball- write about the rules of volleyball, types of serve on volleyball and more.
Other free writing contests
Social networking sites - if you use twitter and facebook this free writing contest could be perfect for you.
Medical- a easy contest for doctors and nurses
Try your luck with a free writing contest, you have nothing to lose.
Remember when trying to win a free writing contest to research your topic inside out, and avoid spelling and grammar mistakes.
The more practice you get at writing contests the better you will become. If you do not win a writing contest, if possible read the winner's articles and see what you can improve on.