The competition is open to any writer, regardless of nationality, aged 18 or older, who has never been the author of any published novel.You may submit one manuscript written in the English language. Murder or another serious crime or crimes is at the heart of the story.The competition is free to enter.The winning manuscript will be published by Minotaur Books. The winner will receive an advance against future royalties of $10,000.
The Hippocrates Prize for Poetry and Medicine is an annual international award for an unpublished poem on a medical subject.Entry fees:Open Category: £7 per entry;Health Professional Category: £7 per entry;Young Poets Category: entry is free.Prizes:• Open Category: £1000, £500 and £250.• Health Professional Category: £1000, £500 and £250.• Young Poets Category: £500
The Moth Poetry Prize is one of the biggest prizes in the world for a single unpublished poem. You can write on any subject and there is no line limitThe competition is open to anyone over the age of 16.The entry fee is €15 per poem.• 1st prize: 6,000 €• 3 runner-up prizes of €1,000• 8 prizes of €250 for commended poems