University of Iowa Press
Any writer who has not previously published a volume of prose fiction is eligible to enter the competition.
The manuscript must be a collection of short stories in English of at least 150 word-processed, double-spaced pages. We do not accept e-mail submissions.
Western Writers of America Spur Awards
To be eligible, works submitted must be set in the American West, the early frontier, or relate to the Western or frontier experience. Submitted works...
AKO Caine Prize for African Writing
The AKO Caine Prize Award for African Writing is an annual literary award for a published short story by an African writer. In addition to the £10,00...
Cuirt New Writing Prize
Poetry entries must consist of 3 poems under 50 lines each. Fiction pieces may be up to 2000 words. Entries in both English and Irish are welcome.