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 Betka Prize – $1,000 Mallacoota Prize – $2,000
You may submit one short fiction that illustrate, explore, or illuminate the impact of climate change on humanity and/or the Earth. The winner will receive a $1,000 prize. Entry is free.
The AWP Award Series is open to all authors writing original works in English for adult readers. There are four prizes: Poetry, Short Fiction, Creative Nonfiction and Novel .The entry fee is $30. The total value of prizes is $16,000.
The competition is open to anyone over the age of 18. Poems are invited that deal with any aspect of nature and place. Entry fees: £6 for first poem. 1st prize: £1000
€1,000 for the best poem written by an adult for children aged 7–11. The winning poem will appear in the summer issue of The Caterpillar. Anyone over 16 can enter, as long as the poem is previously unpublished. The entry fee is €12 per poem.
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.
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.
The work can be written by a person of any nationality, country of residence, and age.The work must be 1000 words or less. There are no entry fees.Prizes:• 1 Gold prize: $3,000• 2 Silver prizes: $1,500• 3 Bronze prizes: $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.