Winchester Poetry Prize 2019

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Deadline31st July 2019 Who may enterThe competition is open to anyone aged 16 or over. Description The Winchester Poetry Prize is an annual competition organized by Winchester Poetry Festival. Poems may be on any subject and in any form or style. They must be typed and not longer than 40 lines (excluding title) Poems should be in … Read moreWinchester Poetry Prize 2019

Ploughshares Emerging Writer’s Contest 2019

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Deadline15th May 2019 Who may enterThe contest is open to writers of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry who have yet to publish or self-publish a book. International submissions welcome. DescriptionThe contest is organized by Ploughshares, an American literary journal. There are three categories:• Fiction (under 6000 words);• Nonfiction (under 6000 words);• Poetry (3-5 pages). Submitted work must be original … Read morePloughshares Emerging Writer’s Contest 2019

The 2019 Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize Competition

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Deadline30th April 2019 ParticipantsThe award is open to any poet writing in English who has not had a full-length book of poetry published previously. DescriptionThe University of Pittsburgh Press announces the Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize for a first full-length book of poems. Manuscripts should be between 48 and 100 pages. You should also include your curriculum … Read moreThe 2019 Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize Competition

Blue Pencil Agency First Novel Award 2019

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Deadline 31st May 2019 Winners Announced 30th September 2019 Who may enter 18+ age More details and enrollment link Link Entry fee £20 for each entry Description Open to unrepresented and unpublished authors for a novel in any adult fiction genre.The winner will receive £1,000 and an introduction to literary agent, Nelle Andrew. The runner-up … Read moreBlue Pencil Agency First Novel Award 2019

The Seán Ó Faoláin Short Story Competition 2019

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Deadline31st July 2019 Who may enterThe competition is open to anyone. DescriptionThe contest is organized by by the Munster Literature Centre. The Seán Ó Faoláin Short Story Competition is an annual short story competition open to writers from around the world, submissions accepted from March to July annually. It is dedicated to one of Ireland’s most accomplished … Read moreThe Seán Ó Faoláin Short Story Competition 2019