The Gollancz and Rivers of London BAME SFF Award is open until January 31, 2020.
Free to enter.
Who Can Enter: People who identify as Black, Asian or other ethnic minorities / People who are residents of the UK or Ireland / People who are not under contract or been previously published by a UK publisher / People who have not had their entry submission previously published or had their submission winning another competition / People who are over the age of 18.
One entry per person.
Submit 5,000-10,000 words of either a self-contained short story or the opening of a novel which fits into the science fiction, fantasy or horror genres.
First prize includes: £4,000, a critique and a year-long mentoring programme. Second prize is £2,000 and a critique. Five runners up will receive £800 prize money and Gollancz books.