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Scriptwriting prize: The Kevin Elyot Award 2024
The annual £3,000 award supports a writer in residence at The University of…

05 May 2024

Creative writing competition: The Anthology Flash Fiction Competition 2024
Win a €300 prize for stories no longer than 250 words

03 May 2024

Creative writing prize: I Am Writing Crime/Thriller Competition
The contest is for the opening of a crime/thrller novel for adult readers

02 May 2024

Creative writing prize: The Bedford Competition 2024
The annual international contest has £1,500 first prizes for short stories and…

01 May 2024

Creative writing writing prize: The SI Leeds Literary Prize 2024
The biennial prize for new Black and Asian women writers is for unpublished…

30 April 2024

Poetry competition: The Plaza Audio Poetry Prize 2024
The contest is for audio poems up to four minutes long

29 April 2024

Poetry prize: The Black in White Poetry Competition 2024
The contest is for poems about the experience of racism in the workplace or in…

28 April 2024

Creative writing competition: Pick of the Pops 2024
Victory Radio is inviting song-themed stories and winners will be read on air

27 April 2024

Travel writing competition: Intrepid Times Crossings 2024
Enter non-fiction travel writing on the theme of crossings in the international…

26 April 2024

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