Deadline: November 30, 2022 About the competition Once again The London Society aims to celebrate the city in all its life, charm and mystery, with a free to enter writing competition “Love Letters to London”. We want Londoners – as well as non-Londoners who wish to celebrate this place –More

Deadline: December 30, 2022 Entry fee: $30 About the competition The Calibre Essay Prize is one of the world’s leading prizes for a new essay and it is now worth a total of $7,500. The Calibre Essay Prize, then known as the Calibre Prize for an Outstanding Essay, was firstMore

Rattle Chapbook Prize

Deadline: January 15, 2023 Entry fee: $25 About the competition The competition is organized by the Rattle, an American poetry magazine. It is open to writers worldwide. Individual poems may be previously published in any format, but the manuscript as a whole must be unpublished as a collection. Poems must beMore

The Lascaux Prize in Creative Nonfiction

Deadline: September 30, 2022 Entry fee: $15 About the competition Creative nonfiction may include memoirs, chronicles, personal essays, humorous perspectives, literary journalism—anything the author has witnessed, experienced, learned, or discovered. Pieces may be previously published or unpublished, and simultaneous submissions are accepted. Winner receives $1,000 and a bronze medallion. Finalists receive $100.More

Inkitt's Love Out Loud Contest

Deadline: September 18, 2022 About the competition Let’s declare our love for each other loud and proud! Celebrating our diverse backgrounds and inclusive communities, let’s bring more visibility and representation to all shapes, sizes, and colors to our characters and stories. Submit your romance, erotica, thriller, horror or mystery novel,More