28th June 2019
Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone worldwide who has not yet published a complete book.
The Queen Mary Wasafiri New Writing Prize 2019 is organized by Wasafiri literary magazine.
The prize is judged in three categories: Fiction, Poetry, and Life Writing.
The word limit is 3000 maximum (or a maximum of 5 poems). Work submitted must not have been previously published (this includes self-publishing and publishing on websites, personal or otherwise).
A single entry costs £6, two entries are £10 and three entries are £15.
The winners of each category will be published by Wasafiri in print and online and receive a £1,000 cash prize.
Please visit https://www.wasafiri.org/queen-mary-wasafiri-new-writing-prize/ to learn more about the competition.