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Nelligan Prize for Short Fiction


Friday, March 14, 2014


Entry Fees

$15 (add $2 to submit online via Submittable)


$2,000 plus publication in the Fall/Winter 2014 issue of Colorado Review


Submit a short story under 50 pages by March 14, 2014.

This year’s final judge is Kent Haruf; friends and students (current & former) of the judge are not eligible to compete, nor are Colorado State University employees, students, or alumni.

Entry fee is $15 per story; there is no limit on the number of entries you may submit. Stories must be previously unpublished.

Please see complete guidelines at

Contact Information

Nelligan Prize
Colorado Review
9105 Campus Delivery
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO 80523-9105



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