Daljit Nagra presenting prize to competition winner

Competitions

The winners of each competition, plus runners up and commended writers will be invited to read at the Festival in October 2017.

In brief

  • Entries can be on any subject
  • Short stories should be up to 3,000 words
  • Poems should be not more than 30 lines
  • Closing date for receipt of entries: Tuesday 01 August 2017
  • Prize winners will be notified by Thursday 28 September 2017

Walter Swan Trust Poetry PrizeWalter Swan Trust

1st Prize         £200

2nd Prize         £100

3rd Prize          £75

Click here to download the entry form and rules

 

Short Story Competition

Sponsored by Leeds Trinity UniversityLTU_50_Gold

1st Prize          £200

Click here to download the entry form and rules