The Aeon Award is a writing competition for short stories in any speculative fiction genre, i.e. fantasy, science fiction, horror or anything in-between. The winner will receive a cash prize of €1,000
This contest is divided into 6 categories: Natural World, Travel, People, The American Experience, Altered Images, Mobile. Grand Prize: $2,500
The Commonwealth Short Story Prize is an annual award for unpublished short fiction. The overall winner receives £5,000. The competition is free to enter.
The theme of this year's competition is "Enough". You may submit only one comic story (maximum 4 pages; format A4 or A3). Entry is free. The winners will receive cash prizes totalling CHF 5,000.
There are 5 categories: · Bird in its environment · Fashion design · Bird in danger · Water games · Mini-series. The overall winner will receive €1,500.
You may submit one manuscript (no less than approximately 60,000 words) written in the English language. Murder or another serious crime or crimes must be at the heart of the story.
Entries are welcome from poets anywhere in the world. Entries must be a single poem of no more than 75 lines, written in English. The winner will receive AU$5,000.
The contest is sponsored by Winning Writers. You may submit one humor poem, up to 250 lines. Entry is free. The winner will receive $1,000.
This is an international competition, it is open to designers of all professional levels. Entry is free. The winner will receive $1,000.