march, 2022

24marAll DayFIRST PAGES PRIZEOpen to Writers WorldwideInternationalEntry Fee:$20 Max word count:1250 Top Prize:$2,000

Event Details

International writing competition open to un-agented writers worldwide. The FIRST PAGES PRIZE invites you to enter your First Five Pages (1250 words) of a longer work of fiction or creative nonfiction.

Five winners receive a combined $6,000 in cash awards, a tailored edit and an agent consultation.

In four short years, the First Pages Prize has awarded over US $25,000 in prize packages to 27 emerging writers in 7 countries. We believe in your writing and in the motivating forces of entering your work for consideration in awards such as First Pages Prize. In fact, we’d love to be the prize un-agented writers want to enter.

Past winners’ success stories include securing an agent, published books, winning further awards, finished manuscripts… and renewed belief in their writing.

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