Deadline: September 1, 2018
Prize: $1000 and publication for fiction, poetry, and nonfiction; $500 and publication for flash
Entry: Submittable only; $20 fee for fiction, poetry, and nonfiction (one-year subscription included); $8 fee for flash
- Students, faculty, staff, and administrators currently affiliated with the University of Alabama are ineligible for consideration or publication.
- Intimate friends, relatives, colleagues, and former or current students of the judges are ineligible to submit in that category.
- Previous winners should wait three years after their winning entry is published before entering again.
Guidelines: Continue reading Black Warrior Review 2018 Contest
Deadline: June 30, 2018
Prize: $2,500, publication in Glimmer Train, 10 copies
Entry: $18 fee, Submittable
Eligibility: Emerging writers whose fiction has not appeared in any print publication with a circulation over 5,000.
Short Story Award Guidelines:
- This category is exclusively open to writers whose fiction has not appeared, nor is scheduled to appear, in any print publication with a circulation over 5000. (Entries must not have appeared in any print publication.)
- Most entries run from 800 – 4000 words, but any lengths up to 12,000 words are welcome.
- Winners will be contacted directly the week before the public announcement in our bulletins on September 1, 2018.
Deadline: June 30, 2018
Prize: $1000 and publication online and in the best-of annual print edition of The Los Angeles Review, issue no. 24, spring 2019
Entry: via Submittable; $20 USD
Submission Guidelines: losangelesreview.org/awards/
Douglas Manuel will judge in poetry, Doug Lawson will judge in fiction, Ron Koertge will judge in flash fiction, and Sarah Cannon will judge in nonfiction.
Continue reading The Los Angeles Review Literary Awards
Crazyhorse Literary Prizes
Entry Fee: $20
Crazyhorse Literary Prizes offer three awards of $2,000 each and publication in Crazyhorse. Prizes are given annually for a poem, a short story, and an essay. Ada Limón will judge in poetry, Justin Torres will judge in fiction, and Robin Hemley will judge in nonfiction. Using the online submission system, submit up to three poems or a story or essay of up to 25 pages with a $20 entry fee, which includes a subscription to Crazyhorse, during the month of January. All entries are considered for publication. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Crazyhorse, Literary Prizes, College of Charleston, English Department, 66 George Street, Charleston, SC 29424.
Deadline: January 31, 2017