We have 12 different categories to choose from within the Festival of Quilts Competition. Please read the definitions below to decide which one best suits your piece. We have images of previous winners for each category on the page too which should help you to decide.

Prizes for 2021:

1st Prize – £1,000

2nd Prize – £500

3rd Prize – £250

Young Quilters and Schools prizes:

1st Prize – £200

2nd Prize – £100

3rd Prize – £50

Additional Awards

Please read the Rules and Terms & Conditions of Entry into the Virtual Competition here.

Register your interest

Plans are underway for The Festival of Quilts at the NEC Birmingham from 29 July – 1 August 2021.

Please help us understand your desire to attend this year’s event. By registering your interest you’ll get priority access to tickets before they go on general release.