Fiction entries should be 1,000-8,000 words and poetry entries should be 3-5 poems totaling 10 pages or less. There is no limit on the number of entries you may submit.
Paper entry fee is $15 per entry, payable by check or money order to "Mississippi Review". Online submission entry fee is $16, payable through Submittable.
Each entrant will receive a copy of the prize issue. No manuscripts will be returned. Previously published work is ineligible. Contest opens August 1st and the deadline is December 1st. Winners will be announced in early March and publication is scheduled for June of 2014.
Entries should have "MR Prize," author name, address, phone, e-mail and title of work on page one.
Send paper entries to:
Mississippi Review Prize 2014
118 College Drive #5144
Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39406-0001
For more information on the magazine and past contests, please visit our website.