Poetry entries should be no more than 40 lines. Fiction entries should be no more than 2,000 words.
Works published or entered elsewhere are accepted. We accept works on any theme.
You may enter the Award as many times as you wish, although each work requires a fee and new submission form. For more information, read our FAQs here or for our refund policy. For further enquiries please email: [email protected]
- £5,000 prize money (£2,500 for the Poetry Winner, £2,500 for the Short Fiction Winner)
- Publication in the Aesthetica Creative Writing Annual
- Full membership to The Poetry Society (Poetry Winner)
- A free 10-week Online Course from the Poetry School (Poetry Winner)
- Consultation with Redhammer Management (Fiction Winner)
- Selection of books from Vintage
- One year print subscription to Granta
Entry Fees:- Poetry £9 | Short Fiction £13.50