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The 2024 Yeovil Literary Prize
DescriptionThe Yeovil Literary Prize is open to anyone over the age of 16.

There are five categories:
• Novel (1st prize: £1250)
• Short Story (1st prize: £600)
• Poetry (1st prize: £600)
• Children’s/Young Adult Novel (1st prize: £600)
• Writing Without Restrictions (1st prize: £250).

Entry fees: from £5 to £14,50.

Deadline: 31 May 2024

XXIII Videominute International Contest
DescriptionThe competition is organized by the University of Zaragoza, Spain.

The video must be no longer than 1 minute.

Prizes:
• the best International Videominute: 500 €
• the best Spanish Videominute: 500 €
• the best Aragones Videominute: 500 €

The competition is free to enter.

Deadline: 12 April 2024

The Caterpillar Poetry Prize 2024
DescriptionThe prize is for an unpublished poem written by an adult for children aged 7–11.

The entry fee is €15 per poem.

• 1st prize: 1,000 €
• 2nd prize: 500 €
• 3rd prize: 250 €

Deadline: 31 March 2024

 EuroNatur Photo Competition 2024
DescriptionThe competition is open to nature photographers living in Europe.

You may submit a maximum of 5 images. All pictures must be taken in Europe.

Entry is free.

• 1st prize: € 1,500
• 2nd prize: € 1,000
• 3rd prize: € 750
• 4th prize: € 500
• 5th prize: € 250

Deadline: 31 March 2024

Aesthetica Creative Writing Award 2024
DescriptionThe Aesthetica Creative Writing Award is an international literary prize for established and emerging poets and writers.

Entry fees:
• Poetry: £12
• Short fiction: £18

Prizes:
• £2,500 for the Poetry Winner
• £2,500 for the Short Fiction Winner

Deadline: 31 August 2024

2024 BigPicture Natural World Photography Competition
DescriptionThe BigPicture Photo Competition is is open to all photographers worldwide. It is organized by the California Academy of Sciences.

Entry fees: $25 for up to 10 single image submissions in any category.

Prizes:
• Grand Prize: $5,000
• First Place for each category (7 total): $1,000

Deadline: 1 March 2024

Embracing Our Differences – 2025 Exhibit
DescriptionArtists, photographers, professionals, amateurs, students are asked to submit their interpretation of the theme ''enriching lives through diversity and inclusion.''

The competition is free to enter.

A total of $6,000 will be presented in the form of three separate awards – $2,000 each for 'Best-in-Show Adult', 'Best-in-Show Student' and the 'People’s Choice'.

Deadline: 1 July 2024

Edinburgh Short Story Award 2024
DescriptionThe competition is open to all writers worldwide, published and unpublished, who are over 16 years of age.

Short stories may be on any topic.

The entry fee is £10 per story.

• First prize: £3,000
• Second prize: £500
• Third prize: £250

Deadline: 29 February 2024

Jackson’s Art Prize 2024
DescriptionJackson’s Art Prize is open to artists from around the world.

Artists may submit 2-dimensional fine art works (paintings, drawings, original prints).

Entry fee: £6 per artwork.

The overall winner will receive £5000 and Jackson's Art Materials.

Deadline: 1 March 2024

The Rialto Nature and Place Poetry Competition 2024
DescriptionThe competition is open to anyone over the age of 18.

''Poems are invited that deal with any aspect of nature and place – these terms will be given a wide interpretation by the judge Zaffar Kunial.''

Entry fees:
£7 for your first poem
£4 for each subsequent poem

• 1st prize: £1000
• 2nd prize: £500
• 3rd prize: £250

Deadline: 1 April 2024