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The competition is open to illustrators of any nationality over the age of 18.You may submit a new and unpublished illustrated book without words. The narration must be carried out exclusively through illustrated image. The entry fee is 50 €.The winning book project will be published by Carthusia Edizioni. The author will sign a regular publishing contract and receive a cash prize of 4.000 € as advance on the royalties.
The International Wildbird Photo Competition is a part of the Bird and Nature Festival. There are 5 categories:• Bird portrait• Bursting colors• Birds relationships• Bird in action• Artistic vision of birdEntry fee:• €2 per photo;• young photographers aged 15 to 17: free.Prizes:• Grand Prix: €1,500• 1st prize in each category: €800• 1st prize in the category «Young Photographers»: 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The Commonwealth Short Story Prize is an annual award for unpublished short fiction.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.There will be five winners, one from each region (Africa, Asia, Canada and Europe, Caribbean, Pacific). The overall winner will receive £5,000 and the remaining four regional winners £2,500.The competition is free to enter.