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.
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Closing dates for upcoming prose competitions:
15th April 2019 Elizabeth Jolley Short Story Prize, $7,000 (2000-5000 words), $25 online entry
15th May 2019, 8pm EST Grieve Writing Competition – Prose, $1500 (500 words), $16.50 online entry
Closing dates for upcoming poetry competitions:
15th May 2019, 8pm EST Grieve Writing Competition – Poetry, $1500 (36 lines), $16.50 online entry
31st May 2019 Poetry d’Amour Love Poetry Contest, $500 (40 lines), $10.00 online entry
28th June 2019 Ros Spencer Poetry Contest, $700, (60 lines), $10 online entry