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The Greenhouse Funny Prize 2015

Please note that this year the Prize is open to authors in the UK, Commonwealth (excluding Canada) and Europe.  It will NOT be open to authors in the US &...

Bath Children’s Novel Award

The Bath Novel Award are excited to announce a new award for children’s and young adult novels.  THE BATH CHILDREN’S NOVEL AWARD will open to entries from unpublished and independently published...

Canterbury Festival Poet of the Year

The Friends of Canterbury Festival are delighted to announce that the Competition to find the 2015 Poet of the Year is now open. The Competition is now firmly established and...

The Aeon Award 2015 for Speculative Fiction

Albedo One is Ireland’s longest-running and foremost magazine of the Fantastic. Since 1993, they have published stories from both Irish and international authors which push at the boundaries of Science...

Books Ireland IMRAM Short Story Competition

Books Ireland in association with IMRAM is delighted to announce a short story competition in celebration of the magazine’s 40th anniversary year. We invite all writers, from novice to seasoned, to enter. It is...

2015 Historical Novel Society International Award

The 2015 Historical Novel Society International Award, with a prize of £2000 (or $3000 US), is for an outstanding unpublished or self-published novel. Submissions are now open, with a deadline...

Moth Short Story Competition 2015

The Moth short story competition 2015 is now open.   The Prize is open to everyone, as long as the work is original and previously unpublished. There is a 6,000...

Wenlock International Poetry Competition

Wenlock Poetry Festival’s adult poetry competition for 2015 is now open for international submissions. This year, they are delighted to welcome Imtiaz Dharker, recipient of the prestigious Queen’s Gold Medal for...

Kensington Team With Wattpad for ‘The Write Affair’ Competition

Kensington Publishing Corp., America’s Independent Publisher, is teaming up with Wattpad, the world’s largest community of readers and writers, to unveil “The Write Affair,” a crowdsourced writing competition for aspiring...

Fish Short Memoir Prize, Prize €1,000: 10 Days To Go

The Fish Short Memoir Prize has a prize of €1,000 and it closes in 10 days! The ten best memoirs will be published in the 2015 Fish Anthology. This year’s...