Deadline 2022-07

Contest :: Driftwood Press Extends Deadline of 2022 Adrift Contests

2022 Adrift Contests deadline extended

That’s right! Driftwood Press has announced a deadline extension for its 2022 Adrift Contests. This means you now have until July 31 to submit unpublished poetry collections to the Adrift Chapbook Contest and or unpublished fiction to the Adrift Short Story Contest. Stop by their ad in the NewPages Classifieds to learn more.

Contest :: 1 Week to Enter 2022 Adrift Contests from Driftwood Press

2022 Adrift Contests

That’s right! There’s only one week to submit unpublished poetry collections to the Adrift Chapbook Contest and short fiction to the Adrift Short Story Contest. The chapbook winner receives $1,000 and publication while the short story winner receives $500 and publication in literary magazine Driftwood Press. Enter by July 15, 2022. View their ad in the NewPages Classifieds to learn more.

Contest :: Last Call to Enter 2022 Red Wheelbarrow Poetry Prize

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The 2022 Red Wheelbarrow Poetry Prize closes to entries on July 31! This year’s judge is Juan Felipe Herrera. The winner will receive $1,000, their poem printed on a letterpress broadside, and publication in Red Wheelbarrow Literary Magazine. Learn more about this year’s contest by stopping by their ad in the NewPages Classifieds.

Contest :: 1 Month Remains to Enter MAYDAY Magazine’s 2022 Poetry Micro Chapbook Contest

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That’s right! MAYDAY Magazine‘s 2022 Poetry Micro Chapbook Contest closes to entries on July 31, so there’s only one month remaining to enter your collections of 8-12 pages. They are seeking poems that have achieved a balance of both craft and story so seamlessly that they cannot look away. Stop by the NewPages Classifieds to learn more.

Contest :: New American Press Extends 2022 New American Fiction Prize Deadline

2022 New American Fiction Prize

That’s right! If you missed the June 15 deadline for the 2022 New American Fiction Prize, you’re in luck! New American Press has announced they have extended the deadline to July 1. This year’s final judge is WEIKE WANG. Winner receives $1,500, publication, and 25 copies. Swing by their ad in the NewPages Classifieds for more information.

Contest :: 1 Month Remains to Enter the 2022 Francine Ringold Awards for New Writers

2022 Francine Ringold Awards for New Writers

Don’t forget that July 15 is the deadline to submit fiction and poetry to Nimrod‘s Francine Ringold Awards for New Writers. This contest is open internationally to writers with no more than two publication credits in their chosen genre. The winners in each genre receive $500 and publication. See their ad in the NewPages Classifieds to learn more.

Call :: Dear Queer: Letters in Solidarity with LGBTIQ+ Youth

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Broadsided Press started Broadsided Responds to show support and solidarity in response to global crises. Dear Queer: Letters in Solidarity with LGBTIQ+ Youth seeks to “stand with the LGBTIQ+ community and all those who call them/us family.” Writers are invited to share “short works that reach out toward any – past or present, self or other – who has needed support, solace, or a sense of being seen and known . . . writing from voices who might wish to speak to their own younger selves (and, by extension, the younger selves of today).” Poems of 30 lines or less or flash prose under 300 words with the title “Letter to my __________” that provide hope, solace, pathways, and a sense of solidarity are welcome through July 4, 2022. There is a $3 VOLUNTARY entry fee, but please see the incredible work this all-volunteer organization has done over the years and support financially if you can.