Orson Scott Card, author of “Ender’s Game” and multi-award winner Mike Resnick

These Writers of the Future judges will be on hand April 13th for the Writers of the Future Awards Ceremony. For the first time, we are also publishing short fiction from our judges to make Writers of the Future even better! There is also a short-story by L. Ron Hubbard. Below is a short description […]

The Writers of the Future Contest

“I feel this is the most important thing I could be doing with all the things I’ve learned in my life.” —Algis Budrys THE CONTEST In 1983, in recognition of the difficult road to success that new writers had to face in an ever-tightening publishing environment, L. Ron Hubbard “initiated a means for new and […]

The new Writers and Illustrators of the Future Website is now Live!

Our new upgraded Writers and Illustrators of the Future website is now live. Accessible either from or, the new site has several new features. A special feature is the description of each of the 29 annual awards events with the specifics of when and where they took place, plus the list of stories […]