The Commonwealth Short Story Prize is an annual award for unpublished short fiction. The overall winner receives £5,000. The competition is free to enter.
The competition is open to original, unpublished poems in the English language of 40 lines or less. Entry fee: €5 per poem. 1st Prize: €1000 and a week's residency at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre.
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 Prize is open to poets who were born in Africa, or who are nationals of an African country, or whose parents are African. Entry is free. The winner will receive £3000.
Entries are welcome from poets anywhere in the world. Entries must be a single poem of no more than 75 lines, written in English. The winner will receive AU$5,000.
The Prize is for a single unpublished poem. You can write on any subject and there is no line limit. The winner will receive a cash prize of 10,000 €.
You may submit one manuscript (no less than approximately 60,000 words) written in the English language. Murder or another serious crime or crimes must be at the heart of the story.
There are two categories:• The Judge’s Prize – poems of 11 to 50 lines. • The Editors’ Prize – poems of up to 10 lines. First prize for the Judge’s and Editors’ Prize is £1000.
This international poetry competition is open to anyone. The entry fee is £5 per poem. Prizes: 1st prize £1000, 2nd prize £500, 3rd prize £250