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LensCulture Black & White Photography Awards 2024
DescriptionThis international photography competition is open to all types of black-and-white photography. You may submit a single photos or series.

Entry fees: from $10 to $45. One photo for free.

$10,000 in cash awards.

Deadline: 21 August 2024

The SmokeLong Grand Micro Contest 2024
DescriptionThe competition is open to anyone over the age of 18.

Fiction, non-fiction, and hybrid narratives are considered. Word count: 250 words or fewer for each micro.

Entry fees:
• up to 2 micros: $11,
• up to 4 micros: $16.

The grand prize winner will receive $1,000.

Deadline: 15 November 2024

Luis Valtueña International Humanitarian Photography Award 2024
DescriptionThe submitted images must narrate a story related to one of these topics: natural disasters, humanitarian action, international cooperation, social exclusion, violation of human rights, armed conflicts, vulnerable groups, refugee and / or migrant populations.

The winner will receive a cash prize of 6,000 €.

Entry is free.

Deadline: 4 October 2024

Design-a-Sock Contest 2024
DescriptionThis contest is international and open to people 18 and older.

Each participant may submit up to 5 original sock designs.

The competition is free to enter.

• 1st prize: $2,000
• 2nd prize: $1,000
• 3rd prize: $650

Deadline: 31 July 2024

2024 Edinburgh Award for Flash Fiction
DescriptionThe competition is open to all writers worldwide, published and unpublished, who are over 16 years.

Entries can be on any theme or subject but must be original and written in English. Maximum length is 250 words.

The entry fee is £10 per story.

• First prize: £2,000
• Second prize: £300
• Third prize: £150

Deadline: 31 August 2024

Head On Photo Awards 2024
DescriptionThe competition is open to professional and emerging photographers.

There are three categories:
• Portrait;
• Landscape;
• Exposure.

The category winner will receive AUD 5,000 and a camera package supplied by OM Systems.

Entry fees: AUD 15 and AUD 30

Deadline: 18 August 2024

2025 Peter Porter Poetry Prize
DescriptionAll poets writing in English are eligible to enter.

Poets are invited to submit original poems of up to 60 lines.

Each entry must be accompanied by an entry fee of AU$30.

The winner will receive AU$6,000. The other four shortlisted poets will each receive AU$1,000.

Deadline: 7 October 2024

2024 International 212 Photography Competition
DescriptionThe competition is open to amateur and professional photographers from around the world.

You may submit up to 10 photos on any subject.

The entry fee is 20 €.

The winner will receive a cash prize of 5,000 €.

Deadline: 8 September 2024

6th International Poster Competition 'We want jazz'
DescriptionArtists are invited to design a poster on the theme "KOMEDA 55".

Entry is free.

• 1st prize: 5,000 PLN
• 2nd prize: 3,000 PLN
• 3rd prize: 2,000 PLN

Deadline: 30 August 2024

The National Poetry Competition 2024
DescriptionThe competition is open to anyone aged 18 or over. International entries are welcome.

All poems must have a title and must not exceed 40 lines in length. Entries can be on any subject.

The first poem submitted costs £8. Subsequent entries in the same submission cost £5 per poem.

• 1st prize: £5,000
• 2nd prize: £2,000
• 3rd prize: £1,000

Deadline: 31 October 2024