The following information was emailed to me; some of you may be interested. According to the organizers, past winners have included BA and MA creative writing students. [DC]
The Yeovil Literary Prize is a competition for novels (which makes it almost unique) as well as short stories and poems. The judges are professional writers and the prize-winning standards are high.
We accept both postal and online entries. Have a look at the website – www.yeovilprize.co.uk for details of submissions and judges of past years.
Do let me know if you would like your course details linked to our Prize pages.
The closing date of the competition is May 31, 2009. Winners notified in September