- To be eligible for submission, writer should have a connection with Pittsburgh.
- Only a book-length manuscripts will be accepted.
- The manuscript should be double-spaced.
- Writers should include a cover letter of up to two pages in their submissions.
The Writing Pittsburgh Book Prize
The Quramo Writers’ Prize 2021LiteraVault, , Writing contests, 0
Name: The Quramo Writers’ PrizeCategory: ProseWord count: A manuscript of at least 30,000 word countEntry fee: FreePrize: ₦1,000,000 and...
Brittle Paper’s African Literature Writing ContestLiteraVault, , Writing contests, 0
Name: African Literature Writing ContestWord count: 300 – 350 wordsEntry fee: FreePrize: $100Eligibility: Africans and non-AfricansOrganizer: Brittle PaperClosing Date:...
The Brighton Prize 2017LiteraVault, , Writing contests, 0
Name: The Brighton Prize Word Count: 1000-2000 (Short Story), 350 (Flash Fiction) Entry Fee: £8 (Short Story), £6 (Flash...
Lost in Words Short Fiction Competition 2022LiteraVault, , Writing contests, 0
Name: Lost in Words Short Fiction CompetitionCategory: short fictionWord count: 1,000 – 4,000 wordsEntry fee: freePrize: 1st prize winner...
Wergle Flomp Humor Poetry Contest (20th Edition)LiteraVault, , Writing contests, 0
Name: Wergle Flomp Humor Poetry ContestCategory: PoetryWord count: maximum of 250 linesEntry fee: FreePrize: $2000 for 1st Prize winner...
Biopage Story Writing ContestLiteraVault, , Writing contests, 0
Name: Biopage Story Writing ContestCategory: Short storyWord count: 5,000 characters or roughly 1,000 wordsEntry fee: FreePrize: $1,000 (winner), $200...
Casa África Flash Fiction CompetitionLiteraVault, , Writing contests, 0
Name: Casa África Flash Fiction CompetitionCountry: SpainWord count: 250 wordsEntry fee: Free Prize: €500Eligibility: Any nationalityClosing Date: 1 July...
Canterbury Festival Poet of the Year CompetitionLiteraVault, , Writing contests, 0
Name: Canterbury Festival Poet of the Year Competition Word Count: 60 lines Entry Fee: £5 Prize: £375 Eligibility: Writers...