Aesthetica Creative Writing Award Closed for Entries

The Aesthetica Creative Writing Award is an international literary prize that celebrates excellence in Poetry and Short Fiction. The prize is now in its 10th year, hosted by the international art and culture publication, Aesthetica Magazine. With the aim to support and nurture new writing talent, it awards publication within an inspiring anthology to a shortlist of 60 writers, including a winner from each category.

The Aesthetica Creative Writing Award is currently closed for entries.

To enter is next year's Creative Writing Award, please see the timescale below.

Creative Writing Award Time Scale

  • January: Open for Entries
  • 31 August: Entries Close
  • September - December: Judging
  • December: Winners and finalists announced
  • December: Anthology published