Journalism

UNO Publishing Lab Prize

University of New Orleans Press will be reading manuscripts between April 15th and August 15th, 2016, looking for the best nonfiction/memoir manuscript written this year. The winner of the UNO Press Publishing Lab Prize will receive publication with UNO Press a $1,000 advance on royalties. The prizewinning book will receive the undivided attention of the …

Published: May 12, 2016

The Paragon Journal

The Paragon Journal is an online literary magazine that focuses on sharpening the creative writing skills of people of any age. We are based in Pennsylvania, United States, but are looking for submissions from all over the globe. The first issue of The Paragon Journal went live on December 1, 2015 and included poetry, fiction, …

Published: February 20, 2016

Driftwood Press

John Updike once said, “Creativity is merely a plus name for regular activity. Any activity becomes creative when the doer cares about doing it right, or better.” At Driftwood Press, we are actively searching for artists who care about doing it right, or better. We are excited to receive your submissions and will diligently work …

Published: February 18, 2016

Limbo Magazine

Illumination over argument, human perspective over rhetorical analysis and uncomfortable questions over easy answers: These are the qualities we seek in stories for Limbo, a lifestyle magazine we describe as a guide for those who wander. Our startup editorial team seeks fresh, challenging or previously unpublished authors to bring a contemporary voice and long-form journalism …

Published: February 16, 2016

CDS LANGE-TAYLOR PRIZE — WORDS + IMAGES

$10,000 award from the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University supports documentary artists, working alone or in teams, who are involved in extended, on-going fieldwork projects that rely on and exploit the interplay of words and images. To learn more, go to documentarystudies.duke.edu/awards. Submissions accepted in February to May 2016. Deadline 5/9/16.

Published: February 12, 2016

Views on the urban future

EUROCITIES is the network of major European cities. It brings together the local governments of over 130 of Europe’s largest cities. Our general objective is to offer our members a platform for sharing knowledge and exchanging ideas. To mark the 30th anniversary of EUROCITIES in 2016, we are launching an open call to collect material to …

Published: December 2, 2015

Hippo Reads Summer 2015 Contest

For many, summer heat signals a little extra time for deeper thinking, leisurely writing and a return to projects that were abandoned during the colder months. In enthusiastic support of this season of conversations that carry on late into the warm evenings, Hippo Reads will be running a contest to display the fruits of your …

Published: July 14, 2015

Di Angelo Publications

We are a modernized publishing firm with an interest in all genres. We accept submissions at [email protected] year round. All submissions are reviewed.

Published: June 29, 2015

Seeking Humor Books

Humor Writers: here’s a chance to promote your work and for some “overdue recognition.” We are seeking content written with a sense of humor. All genres are accepted as long as humor is a dominant part of the writing. Judges are looking for quality, attention-grabbing prose that make readers smirk, laugh out loud or embrace …

Published: June 15, 2015