Monday, September 20

The ANTOA Writing Contest 2021 / How To Apply (Prize: $360)

A New Touch Of Africa debuts ANTOA Writing Contest 2021: Stories That Touch (AWC2021) to amplify the African voice from around the world through poetry and fiction.

The winners will be formally revealed on their website and social media platforms by November 2021 following the shortlist announcement. All works will be judged based on creativity and creativity.

The ANTOA Writing Contest (AWC) 2021 opens for submission on 1st April 2021 and closes on 1st July 2021 in 2 categories: poetry and fiction.

Eligibility for ANTOA Writing Contest

Submission Guidelines.

Send prior to the deadline: 1st of July, 2021.


The contest is open to all poets and fiction authors.
Candidates need to be African.
Entrants must be above 18.

Please note that email queries about the standards, demand to re-edit, and the choice of the judges will not be answered.

By sending for the contest youre giving ANTOA the right to release your work at any point in time whether or not you emerge as one of the winners.
The winners will be informed by means of email to offer a bio and picture for official publication.

Entries must remain in any of the categories: Poetry and Fiction.
Poem or fiction should be the original work of the candidate and need to be unpublished.
Poem should be titled and must not be more than 30 lines (single spaced).
Fiction must be titled and must not be more than 500 words (double spaced).
Poem and fiction must represent Africa in a favorable light.
No particular theme, use any style, font, and size of your option.
Poem or fiction must remain in English and in black and white.
Poem or fiction need to be in a single Word document with a cover page containing: entrants name, nationality, country of birth, full address including country of permanent house, individual e-mail address and phone number.
The document ought to be conserved with the entrants name.
Entrants ought to submit not more than 1 poem or imaginary story.
As part of their requirements, follow them on Twitter (@ANewTouchOfAfr1) and Instagram (@anewtouchofafrica) before or after submission.
All entries must be sent as accessories through email with the subject “ANTOA Writing Contest”: just to

ANTOA Writing Contest Prize Categories:.

Fiction1st Winner: $1002nd Winner: $503rd Winner: $30.

Like this:.
Like Loading …

Entrants may be called in future for a virtual interview to discuss their unique experience in Africa. Were looking forward to reading your work of art.

Poetry1st Winner: $1002nd Winner: $503rd Winner: $30.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Live News 2 Go Creativity 2021