Crime/Thriller, Drama, Essay, Fantasy, Fiction, General, Horror, Mystery, Nonfiction, Poetry, Romance, Science Fiction, Screenwriting, Young Adult
1st place: $5,0002
2nd place: $1,9003
3rd place: $950
On January 15th submission closes – make sure to submit by then!
2500 word maximum
Short stories in English from anywhere in the world in any genre.
$17 entry fee
You fully own the rights of your wondrous hard-worked short stories!
Winners grant The Short Story Project the right to publish winning short stories online.
You may submit any story that you own the rights to, whether it was previously published online or not.