july, 2020

27jul1:00 am1:00 amMoved OnlineThe Primadonna PrizeShort Fiction CompetitionInternational Entry Fee: £8 ,
Max word count: 500 ,
Top Prize: £500 and representation by top literary agent ,

Top Prize

£500 and representation by top literary agent

Max word count


Entry Fee


Event Details

The Primadonna Prize fast-tracks an unrepresented and unpublished writer into the publishing industry by offering a prize of representation by a top literary agent. The winner also receives £500.

There are runners-up prizes for fiction and non-fiction: each runner-up receives £100 plus two hours’ mentoring with one of the Primadonnas.

The Prize was established to help open up access to the publishing industry, and is judged anonymously – judges are given no information on the entrants – and without regard to grammar or spelling: a first for a literary prize. The focus is squarely on the talent of the authors.

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