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.Entry fees: from $8 to $12.Prizes:• Gabo Prize – $500 AUD• Betka Prize – $1,000 AUD• Mallacoota Prize – $2,000 AUD
The AWP Award Series is open to all authors writing original works in English for adult readers. There are four prizes: for Poetry, Short Fiction, Creative Nonfiction and Novel. The entry fee is $30. The total value of prizes is $16,000.
$2,000 will be awarded for the best short story. There are no theme restrictions, but stories must be at least 10 pages but no more than 50 pages. Entry fee is $15 per story.
The prize is for a single unpublished poem written by an adult for children (aged 7–11). The entry fee is €12 per poem. A single prize of €1,000 will be awarded to the best poem.
Poets of all nations may enter. There is no age limit.You may submit one humor poem, up to 250 lines. The entry is free. The winner will receive $1,000.
Entrants must be 16 years or over. Stories can be on any theme or subject but must be original and written in English. The entry fee is £8.Prizes:• 1st prize: £1,200• 2nd prize: £300• 3rd prize: £100
The competition 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. Entry fees: from AU$15 to AU$25. The Jolley Prize is worth a total of $12,500.
You may submit stories and essays on any theme, up to 6,000 words each.The entry fee is $20.The winning story and essay will each receive $2,000. Ten Honorable Mentions will receive $100 each.
The competition is open to all writers around the world whether published or unpublished. Stories can be on any theme or subject. The maximum length of submissions is 4,000 words. The entry fee is £9. 1st prize is £1,000, 2nd prize is £500, 3rd prize is £250.
The contest is organized by Poetry London magazine. Poems must be in English. The maximum length is 80 lines.For Poetry London subscribers the entry fee is £3 per poem; for non-subscribers £7. Prizes: • 1st prize: £5,000 • 2nd prize: £2,000 • 3rd prize: £1,000 • four commendations: £500