FIL Prize in Romance Languages

Deadline: 
June 22, 2017
Entry Fee: 
$0
Cash Prize: 
$150,000

A prize of $150,000 is given annually to honor a poet, a fiction writer, or a creative nonfiction writer who writes in Catalan, French, Galician, Italian, Portuguese, Romanian, or Spanish. The prize is awarded by a consortium of Mexican government agencies, banks, and universities. Cultural or educational institutions or groups interested in literature may nominate a candidate; individuals may not apply. Submit the writer's curriculum vitae and a letter of support by June 22. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Mexico, FIL Prize in Romance Languages, Guadalajara International Book Fair, Avenida Alemania 1370, Guadalajara, 44190 Jalisco, Mexico. 


Poetry Prize

Deadline: 
March 31, 2017
Entry Fee: 
$15
Cash Prize: 
$1,040

A prize of €1,000 (approximately $1,040) and publication in the Fish Publishing anthology is given annually for a poem. The winner is also invited to give a reading at the West Cork Literary Festival in July. Jo Shapcott will judge. Using the online submission system, submit a poem of up to 300 words with a €14 entry fee (approximately $15) by March 31. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Fish Publishing, Poetry Prize, Durrus, Bantry, County Cork, Ireland. Clem Cairns, Editor.

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Flash Fiction Prize

Deadline: 
February 28, 2017
Entry Fee: 
$15
Cash Prize: 
$1,090

A prize of €1,000 (approximately $1,090) and publication in the Fish Publishing anthology is given annually for a short short story. Chris Stewart will judge. Submit a story of up to 300 words with a 14 (approximately $15) entry fee by February 28. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Fish Publishing, Flash Fiction Prize, Durrus, Bantry, County Cork, Ireland. Clem Cairns, Editor.

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Short Memoir Prize

Deadline: 
January 31, 2017
Entry Fee: 
$17
Cash Prize: 
$1,090

A prize of €1,000 (approximately $1,090) and publication in the Fish Publishing anthology is given annually for a short memoir. Horatio Clare will judge. Submit a memoir of up to 4,000 words with a €16 (approximately $17) entry fee by January 31. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Fish Publishing, Short Memoir Prize, Durrus, Bantry, County Cork, Ireland. Clem Cairns, Editor.

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