Sunday, June 30, 2013
$15,000 and publication by the University of Pittsburgh Press.
Open to writers who have published a book-length collection of fiction or at least three short stories or novellas in commercial magazines or literary journals. Eligible submissions include a manuscript of short stories; one or more novellas (a novella may comprise a maximum of 130 double-spaced typed pages); or a combination of one of more novellas and short stories, all must be between 150 and 300 pages. Stories or novellas previously published in book form as part of an anthology are eligible. Submission period: May 1-June 30.
Drue Heinz Literature Prize, University of Pittsburgh Press, 3400 Forbes Ave., Eureka Building, Fl. 5, Pittsburgh, PA 15260