Litterature opportunities

2020 Commonwealth Short Story Prize

40 days left
The Commonwealth Short Story Prize is an annual award for unpublished short fiction administered and funded by the Commonwealth Foundation. The Commonwealth Short Story Prize is run by Commonwealth...

ICRC Writing Competition III

75 days left
1500 USD
The year 2019 marks the 70th anniversary of the four Geneva Conventions (GCs) of 1949. Today, the universally-ratified GCs represents one of the greatest achievements of inter-state...

New Media Writing Prize

61 days left
a. Unicorn Student Award: £750 donated by Unicorn Training – students only! b. if:book UK New Media Writing Prize: £1000 donated by if:book UK, where the winner may also be a student c. The...

The Caine Prize for African Writing

100 days left
£10,000
The Caine Prize for African Writing is a literature prize awarded to an African writer of a short story published in English. The prize was launched in 2000 to encourage and highlight the richness and...

The Kindle Storyteller Award

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£20,000
The Kindle Storyteller Award 2019 is a £20,000 literary prize recognising outstanding writing. It is open to writers publishing in English in any genre, who publish their work through Kindle Direct...

Miles Morland Foundation Writing Scholarship

8 days left
£18,000, paid monthly over the course of twelve months
It can be difficult for writers, before they become established, to write while simultaneously earning a living. To help meet this need the MMF annually awards a small number of Morland Writing...

Copyright Agency’s Author Fellowship

1 days left
$80,000
The Copyright Agency’s Author Fellowship will support an established Australian author to create a new work for publication or performance and is open to novelists, playwrights, poets, children’s...