UK Book Awards, Writing Contests and Literary Prizes
Buxton Poetry Competition
The Buxton Poetry Competition is open to three categories of writers: Children aged up to 11 years old, Young People aged 12 to 17, and Open (18 and ...
Speaking Volumes Christian Book Awards
The purpose is to promote what is best in Christian writing in the UK and to encourage the writing of Christian books. Lately it has focused on what m...
Betty Trask Prize & Awards
The Betty Trask Prize and Awards are for first novels written by authors under the age of 35, who reside in a current or former Commonwealth nation. T...
Branford Boase Award
The BBA rewards the most promising new writers and their editors. The award is made annually to the most promising book by a first time novelist.
The Petrona Award has been established to celebrate the work of Maxine Clarke, one of the first online crime fiction reviewers and bloggers, who died ...
The Carnegie Medal is awarded annually to the writer of an outstanding book for children. The book must have received its first publication in the Uni...