Daily News Prize
Deadline January 31 (must be received by this date), formerly December 31. Neutral free contest awards $300 for the best poem, of any length, written by a US or UK Virgin Islands resident accepted for publication by The Caribbean Writer during the deadline year. Eligible submissions to the magazine are also considered for the David Hough Literary Prize for an author residing in the Caribbean ($500), the Canute A. Brodhurst Prize for best short fiction ($400), the First Lady Cecile de Jongh Literary Prize for a work that best expresses the spirit of the Caribbean ($500), and the Marvin E. Williams Literary Prize to an emerging Caribbean author ($500). Theme changes annually. 2018 theme is 'Musings and Metaphors: Revolution, Evolution, and Devolution'. The Caribbean should be central to the work, or the work should reflect a Caribbean heritage, experience, or perspective. Submit online.
Published: November 3, 2018