Submit a previously unpublished work of fiction up to 20 pages on any subject.
Submit a previously unpublished short story up to 4,000 words. Open to all types of fiction, but look mostly for coherent, well-crafted narratives containing interesting, … Read More “Pearl Short Story Prize”
Awards the best original, previously unpublished work of fiction three times a year. Writing should appeal to readers with interest in music, social history, literature, … Read More “Jerry Jazz Musician Short Fiction Contest”
Hosted by Late Night Library, the contest awards debut fiction, nonfiction, and poetry books published between January 1, 2012 and December 31, 2012. Winners selected … Read More “Debut-Litzer Award”
Submit 800-1500 words online as a seamless, credible beginning of a sequel to the action novel ‘Navegator. (Full details on website)
The 9th annual award will be given to the best original previously unpublished literary novel between 30,000 and 100,000 words.
Sponsored by the St. Jerome’s University English Department, the contest is open to Canadian citizens or residents who have no yet published a first novel … Read More “The Peter Hinchcliffe Fiction Award”
The 2015 New York Book Festival has issued a call for entries to its annual competition honoring books worthy of further attention from the world … Read More “New York Book Festival Author of the Year”
Submit an unpublished short story between 1,500 and 4,000 words. Send by email or postal mail. Judged by Valerie Nieman.
Fiction contests held every month with various themes. Word counts 1,500-20,000 and genres range from family matters, to open fiction, to short story award for … Read More “Glimmer Train Contests”