Hunter Writer’s Centre: Grieve Writing Competition and the Newcastle Poetry Prize

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Two wonderful writing competitions being held by the Hunter Writer’s Centre are now open for submissions.

2018 GRIEVE WRITING COMPETITION

  • Submit a 500 word story / essay or poem up to 36 lines
  • $8,500 prize pool
  • 100+ finalists to be published in the 2018 anthology
  • Open to all Australians
  • Closes 28th May 2018

To Apply: https://www.hunterwriterscentre.org/grieve-project/

2018 NEWCASTLE POETRY PRIZE

  • Submit a poem up to 200 lines
  • $22,000+ prize pool
  • 30+ finalists to be published in the 2018 anthology
  • Each finalist will receive $75 payment
  • Open to all Australians
  • Closes 11th June, 2018

To Apply: https://www.hunterwriterscentre.org/newcastle-poetry-prize/

Image: 2018 Newcastle Poetry Prize judges, Nathan Curnow & Sarah Day