Bridport Prize

BridportNew Image

Multi Genre

May 31
International Writing Competition
for Short Story, Poetry and Flash Fiction


Prizes: £5000, £1000, £500; £50 x10 (Short Story and Poetry);

£1000, £500, £250; £25 x 3 (Flash Fiction).

Dorset Award: £100. Anthology publication (£12.25/OS: £16.25).

Top 4 poems submitted to the Forward Prize;

top 13 stories, BBC and Sunday Times/EFG Awards;

winning stories and shortlist read by leading London literary agents.

Results, October;

Prizegiving, October 18.

Fee: £8 (story); £7 (poem); £6 (flash fiction).

Length: 5000 words; 42 lines; 250 words.

Judges (shortlist): Liz Lochhead (Poetry); Andrew Miller (Short Stories);

Tania Hershman (Flash Fiction).

Over 16s.

Enter online, or

SEND SAE: The Bridport Prize, PO Box 6910

Bridport, Dorset DT6 9BQ; 01308 428333


Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

* Copy This Password *

* Type Or Paste Password Here *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>