Entrants must be 16 years or over. Entries can be on any theme or subject. Maximum length is 300 words. The entry fee is £9.00 for one submission.Prizes:• 1st prize: £1,000• 2nd prize: £300• 3rd prize: £100
The competition is open to anyone aged 16 or over. Poems may be on any subject and in any form or style.Entry fees: £5 for first poem and £4 for subsequent poems.Prizes: £1,000, £500, £250.
The contest is open to writers of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry who have yet to publish or self-publish a book.Entry to the contest requires a $24 fee.The winning story, essay, and poems will be published in the Winter 2019-20 issue of Ploughshares. Each winning author will receive $2,000.
The University of Pittsburgh Press announces the Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize for a first full-length book of poems. The entry fee is $25. The prize carries a cash award of $5,000 and publication by the University of Pittsburgh Press in the Pitt Poetry Series.
Entries must be original, unpublished and unbroadcast short story in the English language of 3,000 words or fewer. The story can be on any subject, in any style.Entry fee: €18 per story.Prizes:• 1st prize: €2,000• 2nd prize: €500
The Rattle Poetry Prize is organized by Rattle, an American poetry magazine. One $10,000 Winner and ten $200 Finalists will be selected in an anonymous review by the editors of Rattle.The entry fee is a one-year subscription to Rattle at $25 rate.
Poems should be of no more than 80 lines, in English, on any subject. The entry fee is £6 for the first poem. Prizes:• 1st prize: £1,500• 2nd prize: £300• 3rd prize: £150
The competition is open to anyone. The length of each poem must not exceed 40 lines.Entry fees (Adults): £5.75 for first poem, £3.50 for each subsequent poem.• First Prize: £1,000• Second Prize: £500• Third Prize: £250
Essays may be submitted by anyone up to 25 years old. This year's theme is “Creating a Society Full of Kindness”.Entry is free.1st prize winners will receive a cash prize of 100,000 Yen and will be invited to the award ceremony to be held in Tokyo.