The Yeovil Literary Prize 2019

Deadline31st May 2019 Who may enterThe Yeovil Literary Prize is open to anyone over the age of 16. DescriptionThe competition is organized by the Yeovil Community Arts Association. There are four categories: Novel – maximum of 15,000 words, including synopsis and opening chapters.Short Story – maximum of 2,000 words.Poetry – maximum of 40 lines.Writing Without Restrictions – this category is

2019 AWP Award Series

Deadline28th February 2019 Who may enterThe competition is open to all authors writing in English regardless of nationality or residence, and it is open to published and unpublished authors alike. Description The Award Series is an annual competition for the publication of excellent new book-length works. The Award Series defines “book-lenght” as:— Poetry: 48 pages

The Bridport Prize 2019

Deadline 31st May 2019 Who may enter The Bridport Prize is open to writers of any nationality writing in English, 16 years old and over at the time of the closing date. Description The competition is organized by the Bridport Arts Centre. We’re an open writing competition that is dedicated to finding and encouraging the

Puchi Award 2019

Deadline 31st January 2019 Who may enter All authors of legal age are eligible to submit one or more original, unpublished works. Description  The competition is organized by La Casa Encendida and Fulgencio Pimentel. We’re looking for a book. La Casa Encendida and Fulgencio Pimentel are pleased to present the third Puchi award. The competition is open to

2019 St. Martin’s Minotaur/ Mystery Writers of America First Crime Novel Competition

Deadline 11th January 2019 Who may enter The competition is open to any writer, regardless of nationality, aged 18 or older, who has never been the author of any published novel. Description The contest is sponsored by Minotaur Books and Mystery Writers of America. You may submit one manuscript (no less than 220 typewritten pages or approximately 60,000