Aesthetica Creative Writing Award 2015: Call for Entries

Now in its eighth year, the Aesthetica Creative Writing Award is open for submissions.

Presented by “Aesthetica Magazine”, this competition is judged by industry experts, including Arifa Akbar, literary editor of “The Independent”.

Deadline for submissions is 31 August, 2015.

To enter, visit:

Entry is £15 plus VAT (approximately $ 28.97AUD in total).

There are two categories for entry:
a) Short Fiction (maximum length 2,000 words each); and
b) Poetry (maximum length 40 lines each).

Prizes include:

* £500 Poetry winner
* £500 Short Fiction winner
* Publication in the Aesthetica Creative Writing Annual
* One year subscription to Granta
* Selection of books courtesy of Bloodaxe and Vintage
* Complimentary copy of the Aesthetica Creative Writing Annual

Alexandra Beresford
“Aesthetica Magazine"