Tag: Entry Fee

  • June 2022 eLitPak :: Last Call! North Street Book Prize for Self-Published Books

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    Winning Writers will award a grand prize of $8,000 in its eighth annual North Street competition, and $16,750 in all. The top eight winners will enjoy additional benefits from our co-sponsors BookBaby and Carolyn Howard-Johnson. Gifts for everyone who enters. Submit books published in any year and on any self-publishing platform. $70 entry fee. Enter online or by mail by June 30. Learn more at our website and view flyer for full details.

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

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    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 :: 2022 Blue Lynx Prize for Poetry Deadline Extended!

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    That’s right. You now have until July 15 to enter poetry manuscripts of at least 48 pages to the 2022 Blue Lynx Prize for Poetry from Lynx House Press. $28 fee to enter. Winner receives $2,000 and book publication. Stop by the NewPages Classifieds for more information.

  • Call :: Creative Nonfiction Sunday Short Reads

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    Creative Nonfiction magazine is accepting submissions for their Sunday Short Reads email—previously unpublished work up to 1,000 words, with a deadline of August 1. Managing Editor Hattie Fletcher offers this editorial tip: “We’re open to stories on any subject, any style, but one of the questions we ask ourselves before accepting a story is, ‘Would we feel good about emailing this out to 8,500+ readers first thing on a Sunday morning?’” There is a $3 submission fee, waived for subscribers; pays $50 on publication, and all submissions are also considered for publication in CNF magazine.

  • 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.

  • Contest :: Driftwood Press 2022 Adrift Contests Are Open

    This year, Carl Phillips is leading the charge on the Adrift Chapbook Contest, and Allegra Hyde is tackling the Adrift Short Story Contest! The deadline for both contests is July 15th!

    Our Adrift Chapbook Contest is our biggest contest of the year, so we’ve been able to up the award money to $1,000 for a single chapbook and $400 for any runners-up. On the fiction side, a single short story could nab you $500 as a winner or $200 as a runner-up. Folks loved how we increased our response speed for the In-House Short Story Contest, so we’re doing something similar for the Adrift Short Story Contest; check out the guidelines for more details. For our last fiction contest, we selected five stories for publication. That’s a lot of runners-up! Head over to our submission portal to get your work in soon!

  • Contest :: 1 Week Left to Enter 2022 New American Fiction Prize

    2022 New American Fiction Prize

    That’s right! There’s only one week left to enter your full-length manuscripts to the 2022 New American Fiction Prize from New American Press. Manuscripts can be novels, novellas, collections of stories, etc. Weike Wang, author of Joan Is Okay (Random House 2022) is the final judge. Enter your manuscripts by June 15, 2022! See their ad in the NewPages Classifieds to learn more.

  • Contest :: Series Editor Tom Lombardo to Judge 2023 Press 53 Award for Poetry

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    Poetry Series Editor Tom Lombardo will serve as judge of the 2023 Press 53 Award for Poetry. Winner receives $1,000, publication, and 50 author copies. Deadline to submit unpublished manuscripts is Midnight Eastern Time on July 31, 2022. See their full ad in the NewPages Classifieds to learn more.

  • Contest :: Two Months Remain to Enter 2022 Red Wheelbarrow Poetry Prize

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    July 31 is the deadline to submit up to 3 original, unpublished poems to the 2022 Red Wheelbarrow Poetry Prize. First place receives $1,000, letterpress broadside from Felicia Rice of Moving Parts Press, and publication in Red Wheelbarrow Literary Magazine. Enter today! Learn more by stopping by the NewPages Classifieds.

  • Contest :: MAYDAY Poetry Micro Chapbook Contest Early Bird Entry Ends Soon

    MAYDAY Poetry Micro Chapbook Contest

    That’s right! June 15 is the deadline to enjoy a discount to enter literary magazine MAYDAY‘s $1,000 Poetry Micro Chapbook Contest. $10 fee if you enter before June 16. After that the fee goes up to $15. Submit your 8–12-page manuscripts by July 31, 2022. Stop by the NewPages Classifieds to learn more.

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