Queen Mary Wasafiri New Writing Prize


Friday, June 30, 2023


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Entry Fees

Fee is per entry: £10 for a single entry, £16 for a double entry, and £6 for a single subsidised entry. You may make multiple entries if you would like to do so by completing the entry form multiple times.


£1000, mentoring and publication in Wasafiri magazine.


Exceptionally international in scope, the prize supports writers who have not yet published a book-length work, with no limits on age, gender, nationality, or background. The winners of each category will receive a £1,000 cash prize and publication, and will be published in Wasafiri’s print magazine. Shortlisted writers will have their work published on Wasafiri’s website.

Contact Information

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