Nimrod Literary Awards


Wednesday, April 1, 2020


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Entry Fees

$20; includes one-year subscription (2 issues)


First prize: $2,000 and publication
Second prize: $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. Author’s name must not appear on the manuscript. Include a cover sheet containing titles, author’s name, full address, phone number, and email. Submitters do not have to be U.S. citizens, but must be living in the U.S. in October of 2020 to enter the contest.

The 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

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