Key dates for your calendar in 2024
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Novel long list announced here and on social media.
Novel long listed writers to submit a total of 15,000 words, including their synopsis and original submission.
Novel shortlist announced here and on social media.
Novel shortlisted novel writers to submit a total of 30,000 words, including their synopsis and original submission.
Early to mid-September
Winners and shortlisted writers in poetry, short story and flash fiction contacted.
All other writers contacted.
Novel winner and runner up informed.
Full results announced here and on social media. Anthologies published.
Our 2025 competition opens!