The Bearotica Prize is a writing competition for erotic bear writing with a $200 prize conducted by Bear Men of Adelaide in Australia.

Entries are invited from around the world. 8-10 finalists will be chosen and read out at a public event during Bearstock in Adelaide, Australia, on Thursday 26 November 2015. All participants who read their entry will receive a gift for their involvement and, at the end of the night, the audience will vote for the winner and the prize will be awarded.

Entries must be less than 1500 words - there is no minimum length.

Entries must be an original work by the entrant.

Entries should be submitted via email to bearotica15@bmofa.org.au and be received by Friday 30 October, 2015.

Entries should include name and contact details including email address, postal address and phone number (with international code if outside Australia).

Please let us know if you will be attending the reading on Thursday 26 November in Adelaide, and would like to read out your own story. Otherwise a member of the community will read out your story for you.

A Bearstock 15 event presented by Bear Men of Adelaide.