june, 2022

30junAll DayQueen Mary Wasafiri New Writing PrizeInternationalEntry Fee:£10 Max word count:3,000 Top Prize:£1,000 and publication

Event Details

The competition is organized by Wasafiri, a quarterly British literary magazine.

The competition is open to anyone who has not published a book-length work of fiction, life writing, or poetry, except for self-published works or poetry chapbooks.

The prize is judged in three categories: FictionPoetry and Life Writing.

The word limit is 3000 maximum.

Entries must not have been previously published in any form (excluding live performances or shares on personal blogs or on social media).

This year’s judges are: Mary Jean Chan, Marina Salandy-Brown,  Francesca Wade,  Preti Taneja.

The winners of each category will receive £1,000 and will be published in Wasafiri magazine.

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