august, 2020

31aug1:00 am1:00 amMoved OnlineFree to enter!The Val Wood Prize 2020: The Next ChapterInternational Entry Fee: Free ,
Max word count: 2,000 ,
Top Prize: £100 ,

Top Prize


Max word count


Entry Fee


Event Details

Entries are now being accepted for The Val Wood Prize for Creative Writing 2020: The Next Chapter

The overall theme of this year’s competition has been chosen as feel-good and we want you to pack your
entries with optimism, originality and creativity.

The competition, is open to anyone over 16 years of age.

Entrants are free to write about whatever they wish as long as the theme is adhered to. Poetry will NOT
be considered for the prize.

Browse our writing event calendar

Our regularly-updated list of writing competitions features many opportunities to win prizes and get published. Have a look!

Help us maintain our calendar

Developing, improving and maintaining our resources takes a lot of time, and donations are a big part of what allows us to keep our calendar as up-to-date as possible. It takes a lot of time and energy to find and publish event details. If you'd like to help, please support us with a donation of any amount. It really does make all the difference!

Back to Top