Literary/Art Contests

International opportunities for writers, poets, creatives and artists across the globe. These opportunities include

  • Writing fairs,
  • Literary grants,
  • Global prizes,
  • Call for submission for anthologies,
  • Writing challenges and
  • Training/workshops etc.

Each opportunity in this category comes with its corresponding monetary, residency and publication rewards.

Below are all Literary/Art Contests and their corresponding deadlines (in DESC order of deadline). List is updated daily, please bookmark this page. You can also:

πŸ•› Jun 18, 2021
The Greek Bicentennial Poetry Pamphlet Prizes | Prize: Β£10,000
for Writers & Poets
πŸ•› May 31, 2021
Mabati Cornell Kiswahili Prize for African Literature 2021 | $15,000 Cash Prize
for Writers & Poets
πŸ•› May 31, 2021
IvyPanda Annual Essay Writing Contest Scholarship 2021
for Writers & Poets
πŸ•› May 31, 2021
Call For Entries: The African Writers Awards 2021| $100 Cash Prize, Certificate
for Writers & Poets
πŸ•› May 23, 2021
Call for Submission: Lion and Lilac Magazine new Issue
for Writers & Poets
πŸ•› May 15, 2021
Toyin Falola Prize 2021 | $2500 Prize
for Writers & Poets
πŸ•› May 14, 2021
Call for Submission: Brilliant Flash fiction
for Writers & Poets
πŸ•› May 01, 2021
The Flora Nwapa Prize for Feminist Writing 2021 | $1000 Prize
for Writers & Poets
πŸ•› Apr 30, 2021
The Quramo Writers’ Prize 2021 / Submit Here (N1,000,000 Prize)
for Writers & Poets
πŸ•› Apr 25, 2021
EPOCH Magazine Submission | $50 per poem, $150 per story
for Writers & Poets
πŸ•› Apr 15, 2021
U.S Embassy + Catalyst Story Institute accepting submissions from Story tellers
for Writers & Poets
πŸ•› Apr 02, 2021
Platform Presents: 2021 Playwright’s Prize [Β£5,000]
for Writers & Poets
πŸ•› Apr 01, 2021
Wergle Flomp Humor Poetry Contest / Prize: $3500
for Writers & Poets
πŸ•› Apr 01, 2021
The Alpine Fellowship Writing Prize 2021 | Β£15,000 Prize
for Writers & Poets
πŸ•› Mar 31, 2021
The Restless Books Prize | Prize: $10000
for Writers & Poets

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