Competitions

Please note that the Literary Awards and Competitions information below is not guaranteed to be accurate and you should always check the relevant website link for latest details. Contact us if you know of a competition you think should be added to this list or if you find any errors.

FAW competitions

Click for current FAW (NSW) competitions.

Prose:

Closing dates for upcoming prose competitions:

3rd February 2020 8pm Newcastle Short Story Award, $3,000, (2000 words), $16.50 online entry

1st May 2020 Elizabeth Jolley Short Story Prize, $6,000 (2000-5000 words), $25 online entry

Poetry:

Closing dates for upcoming poetry competitions: