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:

4th December 2020 FOR PEOPLE UNDER 19 YEARS OLD as at 4th Dec 2020, COMPETITION OPENS 7th July 2020 Somerset Storyfest - Novella Competition, $2500 (8,000 - 20,000 words), $20 online entry

Poetry:

Closing dates for upcoming poetry competitions:

1st October 2020 Peter Porter Poetry Prize, $6000 (70 lines), $25 online entry

4th December 2020 FOR PEOPLE UNDER 19 YEARS OLD as at 4th Dec 2020, COMPETITION OPENS 7th July 2020 Somerset Storyfest - Poetry Prize, $300 (50 lines), $15 online entry