The International Playwriting Competition welcomes scripts from anyone outside the UK, whether established or new writers. Entrants should write a radio play of approximately fifty three minutes’ length on any subject of their choice.The competition is free to enter.The prize for each of the two winners will consist of £2500 sterling and a trip to London to see the winning play being recorded for broadcast on the BBC World Service.
The AWP Award Series is open to all authors writing original works in English for adult readers.The entry fee is $30.There are four prizes:• Donald Hall Prize for Poetry: $5,500 and publication• Grace Paley Prize for Short Fiction: $5,500 and publication• AWP Prize for Creative Nonfiction: $2,500 and publication• AWP Prize for the Novel: $2,500 and publication
The Hippocrates Prize for Poetry and Medicine is an annual international award for an unpublished poem on a medical subject. The prize is in 3 categories, with entries in each category open to poets from anywhere in the world.Entry fees:Open Category: £7 per entry;Health Professional Category: £7 per entry;Young Poets Category: entry is free.The total value of the prizes is £ 4,000.