Bridport Prize



Address:

PO box 6910
Bridport, DT6 9BQ
UK

The mission of the Bridport Prize is to encourage emerging writers and promote literary excellence through its competition structure. The Bridport Prize was founded by Bridport Arts Centre in 1973 and has steadily grown in stature and prestige.

The poem and short story categories each have a first prize of £5,000, second prize £1,000 and third prize £500. An additional 10 supplementary prizes (for each category) of £50 each are awarded.

A new category for flash fiction with a prize of £1,000 was launched in 2010. There is a second prize of £500, 3rd prize of £250 and 3 supplementary prizes of £50.


Submission Info

Prize Info

  • First Prize: £5,000

  • Second Prize: £1,000

  • Third Prize: £500

  • Additional Information: Ten runners-up prizes of £50.

  • 16094 Followers on Twitter


    Related Contests

    Wilda Hearne Flash Fiction Contest
    Searching for the best short-short story of any theme. Submissions may not be more than 500 words, and must be previously unpublished....

    Fresh Ink
    Fresh Ink is a novice contest designed for new hobby writers who have not yet been published. The awards are the ideal opportunity to have your word c...

    Claremont Review Annual Writing Contest
    This international magazine for young writers hosts an annual writing contest for writers from 13 to 19 years old. Winners are selected in both poetry...

    Subscribe to our Newsletter for latest news.