Short Story Award for New Writers
Deadline August 31, 2013
Open to any writer whose fiction has not appeared in a print publication
with a circulation greater than 5000. 1st place has been increased to
$1500 and includes publication in Glimmer Train. 2nd/3rd: $500/$300,
consideration for publication. Results announced November 1. Word count
generally ranges 1500-5000, though up to 12,000 words is fine.
Reading Fee: $15.00 per story
the most respected short-story journals in print, Glimmer Train is
represented in the Pushcart Prize, O. Henry, New Stories from the South,
New Stories from the Midwest, and Best American Short Stories
anthologies. Submit online.