Writing Competitions and Writing Awards 2019
Below is a short summary of upcoming writing competitions and writing awards listed in closing date order for 2018 and 2019.
2019 Calibre Essay Prize
First Prize: AU$5,000 Second Prize: AU$2,500
Short Story Project: New Beginnings
Name of Competition: Short Story Project: New Beginnings Website with…
Short Story Competition
International competition for unpublished short stories written in English.
The 2019 Newcastle Short Story Award
2000 words with an open theme.
Tasmanian Writers’ Prize 2019
Open to Australian and New Zealand residents
International Rubery Book Award
The winning book will be read by a top London Literary Agent
SPR Book Awards
Looking for the best indie/self-published book in any genre. Anyone of any age, gender, or background, from anywhere in the world, who has published a book with an indie publisher, or self-published their book in English, on Amazon KDP (Kindle eBook) since September 1, 2017 through April 1, 2019.
2019 Bristol Short Story Prize
The competition is open to all writers around the world whether published or unpublished, UK or non-UK based.
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