Guernsey International Poetry Competition

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The Guernsey International Poetry Competition is now open. Deadline: January 15, 2021. Kate Clanchy is this year’s judge. There are three categories: Open (18 and over), with a £1000 first prize, Young People’s Category (11-17), and a third category for Channel Island residents (18 and over). Submit up to 14 lines per poem. Entry Fee: […]

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October 2020 Competition Winner

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Mostly Sunny Skies Bethany Cody is an Adelaide based writer of short stories, flash fiction and poetry. She has received awards in the 2018, 2019 and 2020 Campbelltown Literary Awards, a commendation in the 2018 City of Rockingham Short Story Award, highly commended in the 2020 Shire of Mundaring poetry competition and won in her […]

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The Brotherton Poetry Prize

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The Brotherton Poetry Prize is open until February 22, 2021. Open to poets who have not yet had a full collection published. Submit up to five poems. The combined line count can be up to 200. First prize is £1,000 and the opportunity to develop your creative practice with the University of Leeds Poetry Centre. […]

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The Magma Poetry Competition 2020/21

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The Magma Poetry Competition 2020/21 is now open. Deadline: January 15, 2021 Entry fee: £5 for the first poem, £4 for the second and £3.50 for the third and each subsequent poem. Magma subscribers benefit from reduced fees. Prizes: Magma Judge’s Prize for a poem of 11–50 lines awarded by Theresa Lola. 1st prize £1000; […]

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Voices of Women Writing Competition

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The Voices of Women Writing Competition is open to women writers residing in Australia, over 16 years of age. Deadline: 2nd February 2021 Theme: Entanglement They invite all unpublished short monologues and narratives (800 words) written in the first person. Winning entries receive $100 and the stories will be presented by professional actors in live […]

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The 2021 Calibre Essay Prize

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The 2021 Calibre Essay Prize is open until January 15, 2021. ABR seeks essays of all kinds, 2,000-5,000 words on any subject. Prize money: $7,500 Judges: Sheila Fitzpatrick, Billy Griffiths, and Peter Rose Entry Fee: Current ABR subscribers: $15 Standard/non-subscribers: $25 More here.

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