Goethe-Institut Writer’s Residency for African Writers Under 40, Slated To Hold In Burkina Faso (Awards: €1,500) / How To Apply

Young African writers are invited to apply for the Goethe-Institut/ Bureau de liaison Ouagadougouwriter’s residency program. No submission fee is


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Register For SBMEN’s Practical Editing Workshop for Magazines and Digital Platforms (It’s Set To Hold This June)

Do you yearn to work as a writer or editor of a print and digital magazine? Do you often dream


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Cozy Cat Press 2019 Poetry Contest / How To Apply (Prizes: $175) + How To Submit Your Full-length Manuscript To Them

All seasoned poets are invited to apply for the Cozy Cat Press 2019 Poetry Contest. This year, the organizers will


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The University of Pittsburgh Press’ Drue Heinz Literature Prize 2020 (Awards: $15,000 + book deal)/ How To Apply

The University of Pittsburgh Press is currently accepting submissions for its 2020 Drue Heinz Literature Prize. This award will be


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University of Southampton: Green Stories Writing Competitions 2019 – Apply (Prizes: Up to £4,500 and more)

Throughout the year, the University of South Hampton holds writing contests in the following categories:  stage plays film radio plays


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How To Write A Short Author’s Bio: The Do’s and Don’ts of Introducing Yourself

Once, I heard someone reading a writer’s bio aloud. It began with “unpublished novelist.” The person stopped to make space


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The Borough Press Manuscript Prize For BAME Writers—Apply (Awards: £10,000 publishing contract with The Borough Press and More)

Have you been submitting your full-length book to literary agents and publishers without success? If your answer is yes, I


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