Current competitions

These are writing competitions that are open to Australian residents at the moment. They are not run by the NT Writers’ Centre, so please contact the individual organisation listed if you have any specific question about any competition.

Pocketry’s Prize for Unpublished Poets

Closing Date: 30 November 2021
Entry Fee: No
Prizes Offered: Yes
More Information:

The Pocketry Prize for Unpublished Poets is now open to emerging and aspiring poets for the second year running. This prize is open to Australian poets aged over 18 years of age who have not already had a collection of poetry published (either by a publisher or self-published). The winner will receive publication of their poems in an A6 sized instant book and three hours of online mentoring. Entries close midnight AEDT Tuesday 30th November 2021. read more

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