The Aesthetica Creative Writing Award

Opportunity type:  Award

For:  Writers and Poets

Deadline: 31/08/24

Rewards:  Total Cash prize of £5,000

Location Eligibility:  Worldwide

About this opportunity

Aesthetica is looking for the best new writing talent. The £5,000 international literary prize is open to poetry and short fiction entries on any theme, celebrating innovation in content and form. 


£2,500 for the Poetry Winner.
£2,500 for the Short Fiction Winner.
Publication in the Aesthetica Creative Writing Annual.


  • Poetry entries should be no more than 40 lines.
  • Fiction entries should be no more than 2,000 words.
  • There is no theme to the Aesthetica Creative Writing Award. You are welcome to submit work on any subject.
  • Both Poetry and Fiction entries should be written in English.
  • Anyone can enter the Aesthetica Creative Writing Award. This is an international competition and there is no age limit; we welcome work from entrants of all ages and nationalities.

Entry Fee

Poetry: £12
Short fiction: £18

How to Apply

Apply using the link:  Aesthetica Creative Writing Award

All questions regarding this award should be sent to  .


Aug 31 2024

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