Hammond House (UK) 2023 International Literary Prize

Submissions close 30 September 2023 

This Annual Literary Prize is back again for 2023, with bigger cash prizes, publication for all shortlisted entries in our annual anthologies, a televised award ceremony, and an inspiring new theme… ‘FATE’.  

Sponsored by the University Centre Grimsby, this annual writing competition, now in its seventh year, attracts entries from up to 30 countries around the world.

Enter any of four categories – or all four! – for the opportunity to win cash prizes, have your work published,  feature in a televised award  ceremony, at our annual literary festival  and even have expert feedback on your work. 

The four categories are: 

  • Short Story 
  • Poetry 
  • Scriptwriting 
  • Songwriting

Entry Fee: £10 per category. 

For full details, submission guidelines and online entry form, visit 

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