The competition is organized byThe Month, an international arts and literature magazine, based in Ireland.
The Moth Nature Writing Prize aims to encourage and celebrate the art of nature writing. It is awarded annually to an unpublished piece of prose or poetry which best combines exceptional literary merit with an exploration of the writer’s relationship with the natural world.
The competition is open to anyone over the age of 16.
Entries must be entirely the work of the entrant and must never have been published.