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.
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
$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The prize is for a single unpublished poem written by an adult for children (aged 7–11).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.
All poems entered for the prize must be single poems with a maximum length of 50 lines and be no more than 1,000 words in total. Entry fees: AUD$20 and AUD$25. The winner will receive AUD$15,000. The runner-up (second-placed poem) will receive AUD$5,000.
The Bridport Prize is open to writers of any nationality writing in English, 16 years old and over. There are four categories: Poems, Short stories, Flash fiction and Novel. Entry fees: from £8 to £20. Over £18,000 in prize money.
The competition is open to all writers around the world whether published or unpublished.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.
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