International opportunities

CAFE WRITERS OPEN POETRY COMPETITION 2017

Closing Date 30th Nov 2017 PRIZES 1st  £1000        2nd £300 3rd £200   Six Commended Prizes of £50 Funniest Poem £100 The Norfolk Prize   £100 awarded to the best poem from a permanent Norfolk resident not winning another prize Entry Fee £4 per poem; or £10 for 3...

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The Moth Poetry Prize 2017

    Closing date for receipt of entries is 31 December 2017. The name of the author must not appear on the same page as the poem.     It’s not a requirement, but we strongly advise you to purchase a copy of The Moth.     You can write on any subject and there is no...

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Troubadour International Poetry Prize 2017

judged by imtiaz dharker & michael symmons roberts prizes: 1st £2,000; 2nd £1,000; 3rd £500 plus with thanks to leading poetry magazines & troubadour coffee-house 1 two-year subscription to the manhattan review 5 one-year...

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Oxford Brookes International Poetry Competition

We are delighted to announce the launch of this year's Oxford Brookes International Poetry Competition! With two top prizes of £1000 on offer, the competition seeks to celebrate the great diversity of poetry being written in English all over the world.  Poems are...

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Krakow UNESCO City of Literature Residency Program

Krakow UNESCO City of Literature is launching its very own residency program for young and emerging writers! The Krakow UNESCO City of Literature Residency Program is dedicated to young and emerging writers from the Cities of Literature of the UNESCO Creative Cities...

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Residency: Luminous Bodies 2017

Luminous Bodies is a two-week residency to create artworks that shed new light on the human body. Its objective is to challenge “normativity” and Otherness. Its goal is to reinvent and re-present the body in most inclusive and diverse ways. Resident artist talks,...

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Live Encounters Poetry Competition 2017

First Prize US$ 2000 Second Prize US$ 1000 Third Prize US$ 500 Five special mentions US$100 each Conditions of entry: 1. Opens 12th December 2016. Closes on 14th February 2017.  2. The competition is open to all adults 17 years and above. 3. Submission fee: The first...

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Minetta Review calls for submission!

The Minetta Review is the oldest literary and arts publication at New York University, dedicated to innovative work from new creators. If you are a poet, proser, prose-poet, painter, sculptor, photographer, digital illustrator—otherwise an experimenter of combining...

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2016 Over The Edge New Writer of The Year Competition

In 2016 Over The Edge is continuing its exciting annual international creative writing competition. Since its inception in 2007, it has grown to become one of the most important competition’s for emerging writers in Ireland and internationally. The competition is open...

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Art Castle International Artists Residency

An exclusive residency in India! Description of the residency programme: Art Castle International welcomes visual artists, writers, photographers, film makers etc for a residency in a suburban area in the South of India. The residency is located at a quiet and serene...

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