The Rubery Prize

Deadline: March 31, 2024 Entry fee: $70 About the competition The Rubery Prize is a prestigious international book award seeking the best books by indie writers, self published authors and books published by independent presses, judged by reputable judges. Creative writing is such a key part of life for thoseMore

The First Pages Prize 2024

Deadline: March 1, 2024 Entry fee: $35 About the competition First Pages Prize invites you to enter your first 5 pages of a longer work of fiction or creative nonfiction. Prizes in both fiction & creative nonfiction. Open to un-agented writers worldwide, the prize supports emerging writers with cash awards,More

Building confidence in your writing journey

Writing is a journey of self-expression and creativity, but it’s not without its challenges. One of the most common roadblocks that writers encounter is the internal haunting by the relentless banshee of self-doubt.  As words flow onto the page, so too can the nagging questions: “Is this good enough? WillMore

Heroica Poetry Prize 2024

Deadline: February 29, 2024 Entry fee: £2 About the competition Heroica is delighted to announce the launch of our new Poetry Prize. The Heroica Poetry Prize has a £125 top prize and the winners, along with all long-listed poems, will be published (in print) in the first Heroica Poetry Anthology. EntryMore