The Nikon Small World is the world’s preeminent photographic competition for images TAKEN THROUGH THE MICROSCOPE.There are two contests:• Photomicrography Competition (1st Prize: $3,000 / 2nd Prize: $2,000 / 3rd Prize: $1,000)• Video Competition (1st Prize: $3,000 / 2nd Prize: $2,000 / 3rd Prize: $1,000).Entry is free.The competition is open to anyone over the age of 18 years.
Magma’s Poetry Competition has two contests, one for short poems of up to 10 lines, and one for poems of 11 to 50 lines.The entry fees are £5 for the first poem, £4 for the second and £3.50 for the third and each subsequent poem.• Editors' Prize (poems of up to 10 lines)1st prize: £1,0002nd prize: £3003rd prize: £150• Judge's Prize (poems of 11 to 50 line)1st prize: £1,0002nd prize: £3003rd prize: £150
The competition is open to all Southeast Asian nationals (Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Vietnam).This year's theme is ''Faces of ATTAIN''. You may submit any number of photos.The competition is free to enter.1st Prize: US$ 1,0002nd Prize: US$ 8003rd prize: US$ 500
The Commonwealth Short Story Prize is an annual award for unpublished short fiction. There are no restrictions on setting, genre or theme.Entrants must be citizens of a Commonwealth country.The overall winner receives £5,000. There will be five winners, one from each region (Africa, Asia, Canada and Europe, Caribbean, Pacific). Regional winners each receive £2,500.The competition is free to enter.