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

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Closing dates for upcoming prose competitions:

14th February 2022 Tasmanian Writer's Prize, $500, (3000 words), $20 entry

25th April 2022 8pm Newcastle Short Story Award, $2000, (2000 words), $16.50 online entry


Closing dates for upcoming poetry competitions: