The Alpine Fellowship Writing Prize 2020


The Alpine Fellowship Writing Prize is awarded for the best piece of writing on the theme of Forgiveness and Retribution.

First prize: £10,000
Second prize: £3,000
Third prize: £2,000

The winner and two runners up are invited to attend the Fjällnäs symposium.

Open to all nationalities, aged 18 and above. All genres permitted. A maximum of 2500 words per entry. Limited to one entry per person. Text must not have been published, self-published or accepted for publication in print or online, or have won or been placed in another competition at any time (including the AF Academic Writing Prize). All entries are judged anonymously and no correspondence can be entered into.

Applications open: 1st January 2020
Applications close: 1st April 2020

For more information and how to enter: