The Colorado Prize for Poetry is an international poetry book manuscript contest.Manuscripts must be at least 48 pages but no more than 100 pages. They may be composed of any number of poems.There is a $28 online entry fee, which includes a one-year subscription to Colorado Review.The winner receives a $2,500 honorarium and publication of his or her book by the Center for Literary Publishing.
The competition is organized by Overland, an Australian literary and cultural magazine.This is a prize for original pieces of short fiction written in English, up to 3000 words in length.Entry fee: $12 AUD for subscribers and $20 AUD for non-subscribers.The winner will receive $5,000 AUD. Two runners-up will each receive $750 AUD.
The Commonwealth Short Story Prize is an annual award for unpublished short fiction.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.