Contests

The category contains all the posts for online international writing competitions. The competitions can be with entry fees or without entry fees.

The Ledbury Poetry Competition 2020

Deadline 16 July 2020 Who may enter The competition is open to anyone. Details The Ledbury Poetry Festival is the biggest poetry festival in the UK.

The Montreal International Poetry Prize 2020

Deadline 15 May 2020 Who may enter Entries may be submitted from anywhere in the world. All Entrants shall be of the age of majority in their legal jurisdiction of residency at the time of entry submission.  Description The Montreal International Poetry Prize is a biennial poetry competition awarding $20,000 for one poem. 

Poetry London Prize 2020

Submissions open: 13 February 2020 Submissions close: 1 May 2020 Who may enter The competition is open to anyone. Description The contest is organised by Poetry London magazine.

Everything Change Climate Fiction Contest 2020

Deadline 15 April 2020 Who may enter The competition is open to anyone 18 years or older. Details The contest is organised by the Imagination and Climate Futures Initiative at Arizona State University.

2020 International Essay Contest for Young People

Deadline 15 June 2020 Who may enter The competition is open to anyone up to 25 years old. Description This annual essay contest is organised by the Goi Peace Foundation. This year's theme is “A Letter from Myself in 2030”.

The HG Wells Short Story Competition 2020

Deadline 6 July 2020 Who may enter The competition is open to anyone. Description  The competition was founded by the world-renowned BBC Aeronautics Correspondent Reg Turnill and his wife, Margaret, to celebrate the life and works of HG Wells and encourage creative writing, especially among the young.