The Yeovil Literary Prize

wed31mayAll DayThe Yeovil Literary PrizeInternationalCategoryMultiple categoriesEntry Fee:£5-14.50 (depends on category) Max word count:Depends on category (check organizer's website) Top Prize:£1250

Event Details

The competition is organized by the Yeovil Community Arts Association, England. The competition is open to anyone over the age of 16.

All genres are welcome. There are five prize categories:

  • Novel → Synopsis and Opening Chapters (combined maximum 10,000 words).
  • Short Story → Maximum 2,000 words.
  • Poetry → Maximum of 40 Lines.
  • Children’s/Young Adult Novel → 3000 words plus a 500 word Synopsis and one illustration may be included.
  • Writing Without Restrictions → This category is wide open. “We are looking for anything you have written that is inventive, different, or just plain fun. As long as it is legal, there are no restrictions.”

Entries must NOT have been previously self-published, broadcast, or accepted for publication. Entries may have appeared online, but NOT in any commercial online form.

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