Two prizes of £10,000 (approximately $13,000) each are given annually for a group of poems and a short story. The winners will be invited to attend an award ceremony in Manchester, England, in November. Mona Arshi, Pascale Petit, and Adam O'Riordan will judge in poetry; Bonnie Greer, Angela Readman, and Nicholas Royle will judge in fiction. Submit three to five poems totaling no more than 120 lines, or a story of up to 2,500 words with a £17.50 (approximately $23) entry fee by September 29. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Manchester Metropolitan University, Poetry and Fiction Prizes, Finance Service Center, Righton Building, Cavendish Street, Manchester, M15 6BG, United Kingdom.