Deadline 26th June


Creative Future
Literary Awards 2017


Submit poetry and flash fiction for the chance to win one of twelve prizes totalling over £10,000.

The 2017 Creative Future Literary Awards are now OPEN for submissions!

Open to: Poetry (200 words) and flash fiction (300 words) on the theme of ‘Important Nothings’ – a Jane Austen quote to celebrate her 200th anniversary this year.

Entry fee: Free

Prizes: Over £10,000 worth of cash and writer development prizes, including mentoring via The Literary Consultancy, plus courses from Penguin Random Writers’ Academy and The Poetry School. Winners will also be published in an anthology alongside guest authors Lemn Sissay and Kit de Waal.

Closing date: 26 June 2017

Full competition details can be found on the Creative Future website: