• First Prize: £1000 cash and a course at Tŷ Newydd, The National Writers’ Centre for Wales • Second Prize: £500 • Third Prize: £250
The contest is open to writers of any nationality writing in English.There is no restriction on theme or style. Maximum number of words is 300. The winner will receive a cash prize of 1,000 €.
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.
All entries must be works of fiction. There is no set theme and stories may be written in any genre in adult or young adult literature.
The Prize is for a single unpublished story of no more than 6,000 words.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 €.
There are four categories: Novel (1st £1000), Short Story (1st £500), Poetry (1st £500), Writing Without Restrictions (1st £200).
The competition is open to all authors writing in English regardless of nationality or residence, and it is open to published and unpublished authors alike.
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
The Jolley Prize is open to anyone in the world who is writing in English. Entries must be a single story of 2,000 to 5,000 words. The 2017 Jolley Prize is worth a total of AU$12,500.
The competition is open to women of any nationality from any country. Stories can be between 300 and 3,000 words in length and can be on any subject.
The competition is open internationally to any poet writing in English.First prize: £1,000 Second prize: £750 Third prize: £250
The prize is for a poem written by an adult for children, and the winner will receive €1,000 and publication in the summer issue of The Caterpillar.
Entries must be a single essay of 3,000 to 7,000 words, written in English. The winner will receive AU$5,000. The runner-up will receive AU $2,500.
All poems entered for the prize will be single poems that have a maximum length of 50 lines. The winner will receive AUD$15,000.