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.There is a $28 online entry fee, which includes a one-year subscription to Colorado Review.The winner receives a $2,000 honorarium and publication of his or her book by the Center for Literary Publishing,
The competition is open to books in any genre or form: fiction, non-fiction, poetry, novels, comics, illustrated albums, essays, cookbooks, geography books, or any other type imaginable.You may submit only finished works that have never been published.Entry is free.The winner will receive a cash prize of €8,000 and his work will be published by Fulgencio Pimentel.
The Caine Prize for African Writing is a literature prize awarded to an African writer of a short story published in English. 'An African writer’ is taken to mean someone who was born in Africa, or who is a national of an African country, or who has a parent who is African by birth or nationality.Submissions should be made by publishers only.The competition is free to enter.There is a cash prize of £10,000 for the winning author.