GUIDELINES FOR THE MR PRIZE COMPETITION
We award $1000 each in fiction and poetry for winning submissions. Our
annual contest is open to all writers in English except current or
former students or employees of the University of Southern Mississippi.
Fiction entries should be short stories of 8,000 words or less; poetry
entries should be three poems totaling 10 pages or less. There is no
limit on the number of entries you may submit.
Fee is $15 per entry,
payable to Mississippi Review. Each entrant will receive a copy of the
prize issue (for $10 additional get a one year subscription to the
magazine). No manuscripts will be returned. Results will be posted on
our website. Please do not send a SASE. Previously published work is
Deadline is November 1, 2012. Winners will be announced
March 2013. Publication is scheduled for June 2013. Please put "MRPRIZE
2013," name, address, phone, e-mail address, and title on page one of
each manuscript. Please do not include a cover page. These are
msreview(at)usm.edu (replace (at) with @)
Send entries to MR Prize at the address below.
2013 Mississippi Review Prize
118 College Drive # 5144
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001