The Award is open to all writers aged 16 and over. Applicants should submit a full stage play script along with a one-page synopsis. There is no theme. The winner will receive £6,000.
The Bath Novel Award is an international £2,000 prize for unsigned novels of any genre written for adults or young adults. Submissions are the first 5,000 words plus one page synopsis.
Each entry must be an original unpublished work of fiction that conforms to the tradition of the Nero Wolfe series. The winner will receive $1,000.
£10,000 prize for the best short story of up to 2,500 words. £10,000 prize for the best portfolio of three to five poems.
The contest is organised by Poetry London magazine. The maximum length is 80 lines. • 1st prize: £1000 • 2nd prize: £500 • 3rd prize: £200
The contest is open to poets of any nationality, from any country. All entries must be in English. Prizes: 1st £2,000; 2nd £1,000; 3rd £500.
• First Prize: £1000 cash and a course at Tŷ Newydd, The National Writers’ Centre for Wales • Second Prize: £500 • Third Prize: £250
Essays may be submitted by anyone up to 25 years old. Theme: “Learning from Nature”. 1st prize winners will be invited to the award ceremony to be held in Tokyo.
The Prize is for a single unpublished story of no more than 6,000 words. The winner will receive a cash prize of 3,000 €.