The Plough Prize 2019

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Deadline 31st January 2020 Who may enter The contest is open to anyone. Description The competition is organized by the Plough Arts Centre. Poems must be the original work of the entrant, unpublished, and must not have won a …

The Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2020

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Opening date 1 September 2019 Closing date 1 November 2019 Who may enter Entrants must be citizens of a Commonwealth country. Entrants must be aged 18 years or over on 1st November 2019. Description The Commonwealth Short Story Prize …

The Women’s Poetry and Pamphlet Competitions

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Deadline 16th September 2019 Who may enter The competitions are open to women of any nationality from any country. Description The Women’s Poetry and Pamphlet Competitions are organized by the Poetry Book Society and Mslexia, the magazine for women …

The Bath Flash Fiction Award 2019

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Deadline 13th October 2019 Who may enter Entrants must be 16 years or over. Entry is open to everyone; locally, nationally and internationally. Description The competition is organized by Jude Higgins. Entries can be on any theme or subject …

The Peter Porter Poetry Prize 2020

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Deadline 1st October 2019 Who may enter Entries are welcome from poets anywhere in the world. There is no age limit. Description The contest is organized by Australian Book Review. The Porter Prize is one of Australia’s most lucrative …

The Caterpillar Story Prize 2019

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Deadline 30th September 2019 Who may enter The competition is open to anyone over 16. Description The contest is organized by The Caterpillar magazine. The prize is for a story written by an adult for children (aged 7–11). We …