.NEW! Eyelands Awards online edition!NEW category for writers U-18
NEW! Online Certification document for every finalist!
Plus: early bird submission fee for every finalist/prize winner of past contests
Last Month’s offer: Early bird submission fee for books submitted via publishing houses
Grand prize (published books): Five-day holiday in Athens plus a special handmade ceramic designed especially for Eyelands Book Awards and publication (excerpts) online on our website.
The ceremony will take place in Athens in May 2022. Alternative prize: (in case of travel restrictions): online ceremony & translation of the prize winner book in Greek
Grand prize (unpublished books): Translation into Greek and publication from Strange Days Books
Ten more prizes, one for each category of every section, also win a special handmade ceramic designed especially for Eyelands Book Awards and a book from Strange Days books!
Certification document for every prize.
Online Certification document for every finalist
Final results are to be announced on December 30, 2021.
Judges: P.H.C. Marchesi (children’s books/graphic novels), Gail Sidonie Šobat (poetry)
Andriana Minou (U-18 prize-short stories) Gregory Papadoyiannis (novels – historical fiction/memoir)
Grand Awards Judge: P.H.C. Marchesi, Gail Sidonie Šobat
Entry fee: $30 (27 euros)
Early bird submissions: $ 22 (20 euros)
SUBMISSION GUIDELINES & DATES & DETAILS
Closing: October 20, 2021 at midnight PST.
Submit your book or manuscript online $30.00 (27 euros)
Eligible submissions include: poetry, novellas, short story collections, novels, children’s books, historical fiction/memoir, graphic novels.
Multiple submissions allowed.
Early bird submission fee for every additional submission
Simultaneous submissions allowed, but please notify us if full manuscript is accepted elsewhere.
Finalists for every category to be announced on November 20, 2021
Final results are to be announced on Wednesday, December 30, 2021.
There are no restrictions regarding nationality
Participants must be 18 years old otherwise we need parents’ consent to accept the submission.
Manuscripts must be written in English.
There is no restriction about the form or style of writing. We prefer the pages to be numbered. Files should be uploaded as an MS Word document or PDF. Fill the entry form, copy and paste it in the body of your email.
Submit your manuscript online to: firstname.lastname@example.org