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Short Story Contests: February

In Writing on January 31, 2013 at 10:34 pm

If your New Year’s resolution was to write more (and I’m sure, like me, you’ve stuck with your resolutions with steadfast determination) it may be just about time to send some of that new material out into the world.

Submit, I tell you, submit! Just, you know, in a good way…



The Madison Review Chris O’Malley Prize in Fiction
  • Deadline: February 1
  • Guidelines: 30 pages or fewer
  • Entry fee: $10
  • First Prize: $1,000
The Nelson Algren Short Story Award
  • Deadline: February 1 (you have until midnight Friday, so get on it!)
  • Guidelines: 8,000 words or fewer
  • Entry fee: $0 (seriously)
  • First Prize: $3,500
Bethlehem Writers Roundtable Short Story Award
  • Deadline: February 15
  • Guidelines: 2,000 words or fewer on the theme of “A Winter’s Tale” or “A Spring Story”
  • Entry fee: $10
  • First prize: $200
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