All applications for this category are open on March 1st 2022.

Awarded to the most original, well-written work of short fiction. Applications can include published or unpublished material. Every applicant is however restricted to just one entry.

Submissions for this category must be made through our online application form. Please submit a link to your story that we can view online rather than a PDF version. Stories should not exceed 4,000 words. If you have any problems with submitting your work get in touch with us at

You can enter this category here.

Closing date for applications is March 24th 2022.