January 1, 2021
April 1, 2021
Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone aged 18 and above.
The competition is organised by the Alpine Fellowship, a charity project with the broad aim of ‘promoting culture and the arts’.
This year’s theme is: “Untamed: On Wilderness and Civilization” → introduction to the theme.
Submissions can be prose, poetry, non-academic essays, but must be standalone and cannot be extracts from a larger piece.
All genres permitted.
A maximum of 2,500 words per entry.
Text must not have been published, self-published or accepted for publication in print or online, or have won or been placed in another competition at any time.
The competition is free to enter.
• 1st place: £10,000
• 2nd place: £3,000
• 3rd place: £2,000
For further information visit the official competition website.