Short Story Award for New Writers
Deadline: February 28, 2013
1st place wins $1,500 and, of course, publication in Glimmer Train Stories.
2nd place wins $500, or, if chosen for publication, $700.
3rd place wins $300 or, if published, $700.
|Open only to writers whose fiction has not appeared in any print publication with a circulation over 5,000. (Entries must not have appeared in any print publication.)|
|Word count: Most submissions run 1,500 to 6,000 words, but can be of any length up to 12,000.|
|Reading fee is $15 per story. Please, no more than 3 submissions per category.|
|Simultaneous submissions are okay. Please notify immediately if your submission is accepted elsewhere.|
|Winners and finalists will be officially announced in the May 1 bulletin and will be contacted directly by April 24th.|