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Nimrod Literary Awards

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Wednesday, April 30, 2014



Entry Fees

$20, includes 1-year subscription


First Prizes: $2,000 and publication. Second Prizes: $1,000 and publication.


Poetry: 3-10 pages of poetry (one long poem or several short poems).

Fiction: 7,500 words maximum (one short story or a self-contained excerpt from a novel).

No previously published works or works accepted for publication elsewhere. Submitters must be living in the U.S. by October of 2014 to enter the contest. Winners will also be brought to Tulsa for the Awards Ceremony and Writing Conference in October. All finalists will be considered for publication.

Contact Information

Eilis O'Neal
Nimrod Journal
The University of Tulsa
800 S. Tucker Dr.
Tulsa, OK 74104
(918) 631-3080
[email protected]



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