Glimmer Train’s Short Story Award for New Writers

May 20, 2009

Glimmer Train’s Short Story Award for New Writers

Deadline: May 31, 2009

Prizes:

  • 1st place wins $1,200, publication in Glimmer Train Stories, and 20 copies.
  • 2nd place: $500 and possible publication.
  • 3rd place: $300 and possible publication.

Reading Fee: $15 per story

Results post on July 31, 2009. Winning story will be published in Issue 76

Other Considerations:

  • Open only to writers whose fiction has not appeared in any print publication with a circulation over 5,000. (Entries, of course, must be unpublished.)
  • Stories not to exceed 12,000 words.

Visit Glimmer Train’s website for further details. http://www.glimmertrain.com

Good luck!


New Letters Literary Awards Contest

May 8, 2009

For those interested in submitting to the New Letters Literary Awards Contest, please see the guidelines on their website.

Deadline: Postmark by May 18, 2009

Entry Fee: $15 (includes cost of a one-year subscription (four issues))

Accepting Entries in: Fiction, Poetry, and Essay

Good Luck!


Contest Announcement

March 3, 2009

For any interested:

The 2009 New Ohio Reivew Prize in Fiction and Poetry

Judges: Philip Levine (poetry) and Peter Ho Davies (fiction)

Prize: $2,000 per category

Entry Fee: $20.00 (includes one year subscription)

Postmark Deadline: March 10, 2009

Please Mail Entries to:

New Ohio Review Prize

English Depart./360 Ellis Hall

Ohio University

Athens, OH 45701

For Submission Guidelines:

http://www.ohiou.edu/nor


Phillippe Diederich

February 26, 2009

Congrats to WIP Alumnus, Phillippe Diederich. Phillippe’s short story “Flaco” has received honorable mention in The Atlantic Monthly’s Student Writing Contest.

He worked on this story for a recent short story workshop at Eckerd College.

Congrats, Phillippe!


Glimmer Train Short Story Award for New Writers

November 19, 2008

Details about the Glimmer Train Short Story Award for New Writers.

SHORT STORY AWARD for NEW WRITERS
Deadline: November 30, 2008

• 1st place wins $1,200, publication in Glimmer Train Stories, and 20 copies.
• 2nd-place: $500 and possible publication.
• 3rd-place: $300 and possible publication.

Reading fee: $15 per story.

To submit, go to www.glimmertrain.org, and click on the yellow submissions tab.

Results post on January 31, 2009. Winning story will be published in Issue 74.

Other considerations:

• Open only to writers whose fiction has not appeared in any publication with a circulation over 5,000. (Entries, of course, must be unpublished.)
• Stories not to exceed 12,000 words.


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