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Grants and Fellowships Showing 5 of 9
Elsewhere Studios Residency. Deadline for residencies beginning in the months of September to December, 2017 (can extend beyond these months). A 10 to 20 page writing sample in any genre (poetry, fiction, non-fiction), but representative of the genre you plan to work on in residence. Unpaid, Fees, Non-Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, United States
Tin House Summer Workshop Scholarship. Tin House will once again be awarding both full (includes room and board) and tuition scholarships for our Summer Workshop. Acceptance is based on the strength and promise of the writing sample, as well as how much the board feels an applicant might benefit from the Workshop. Fees, Pays, Non-Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, United States
Bread Loaf Sicily. An intensive seven-day writers' conference held in Erice, an ancient, hilltop town on the western coast of Sicily. Featuring five workshops with six participants in each group, the conference provides a small group of writers with a concentrated and personalized Bread Loaf experience. Unpaid, Fees, Non-Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, International
MacDowell Colony. Emerging as well as established artists are invited to apply. Applicants who are in a degree program as of the date of application are ineligible for a residency and therefore cannot apply. Unpaid, Fees, Non-Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, United States
Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellowships. Applicants must reside in the U.S. or be U.S. citizens, be at least 21 years of age and no older than 31 years of age as of April 30, 2017. Submit an approximately 250-word introduction to your work (not to exceed one page), ten pages of poems, and a publication list. Pays, Poetry, United States
Publications Showing 13 of 26
Sonora Review. Unpaid, Fees, Non-Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, United States
Indiana Review. Fees, Pays, Non-Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, United States
Jubilat. Unpaid, Poetry, United States
West Branch. Pays, Non-Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, United States
Canthius. Canthius accepts submissions of poetry and prose from a diversity of established and emerging women and genderqueer writers. Pays, Non-Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, Canada
A Public Space. Pays, Non-Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, United States
Freezeray. SUBJECT MATTER is simply anything to do with pop culture. TV, movies, comic books, video games, music...we're keeping this pretty broad because we geek out on everything and we keep it nerd real like that. prefer micro-fiction (under 2000 words), Unpaid, Fiction, Poetry, United States
Passages North. Unpaid, Non-Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, United States
Copper Nickel. Pays, Non-Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, United States
Blue River Review. Blue River looks for the best writing by students currently enrolled in graduate creative writing programs or within one year of graduation. Unpaid, Non-Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, United States
Salamander. Pays, Non-Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, United States
Willow Springs. Fees, Pays, Non-Fiction, Fiction, United States
Huizache. Huizache’s focus is Latino, but we publish all kinds of writing by all kinds of writers. We especially like works that challenge ethnic, gender, or social stereotypes. Unpaid, Non-Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, United States
Contests Showing 12 of 27
Sonora Review Contests. You may submit four to eight pages of poetry, up to 6,000 words of fiction, or an essay of up to 5,000 words. Fees, Pays, Non-Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, United States
Alice Munro Festival Short Story Competition. The winning entry will be the Canadian work of up to 2,500 words in the English language, fiction, written by an author not yet published in book format. Fees, Pays, Fiction, Canada
The Waterson Desert Writing Prize. Emerging, mid-career or established writers in the field of literary nonfiction are encouraged to apply. The Waterston Desert Writing Prize seeks writing that offers a unique voice, an engaging style, literary sensibility, creativity and attention to detail that combine to add fresh perspectives and a meaningful contribution to the body of desert literature. Pays, Non-Fiction, United States
BAME Short Story Prize. Entrants must be of black, Asian minority ethnic background. Each submission must contain a full short story, to be no more than 6,000 words. Only one entry allowed per person. Entrants must live in the UK & IRELAND and be at least 18 years of age. Entrants must not at the time of entering or when the winner is chosen be represented by a literary agent or under a publishing contract. The winner will receive £1,000, and their story will be published on the Guardian website. The winner will also receive a one day 4th Estate workshop with Editorial, Publicity and Marketing.  Pays, Fiction, Britain
Carter V. Cooper Short Fiction Competition. $10,000 awarded for Best Story by an Emerging Writer, $5,000 for Best Story by a Writer at any career point. Story length must not exceed 30 pages (10,000 words). Fees, Pays, Fiction, Canada
CV2 2-Day Poem Contest. This annual contest challenges you to write an original poem in 48 hours — with only one catch. The final poem must include ten words that we provide. These words are released at midnight CDT on Friday April 7th, 2017, leaving you 48 hours to use each of them at least once in an original poetry composition. Fees, Pays, Poetry, Canada
ABR Elizabeth Jolley Short Story Prize. We are seeking stories of between 2,000 and 5,000 words, written in English. Stories must not have been previously published or be on offer to other prizes or publications for the duration of the Jolley Prize. The Jolley Prize is open to anyone in the world who is writing in English. Fees, Pays, Fiction, International
New Ohio Review Contests. Entrants may submit up to six single-spaced pages of poetry or 20 double-spaced pages of prose. Contest entries are judged blind, so please include your name in your cover letter only. No names should appear on contest manuscripts. Fees, Pays, Non-Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, United States
Event Non-Fiction Contest. 5,000 word limit on entries. Entries must not have been previously published, either in print or online, been accepted for publication elsewhere. Fees, Pays, Non-Fiction, United States
Glimmer Train Fiction Open. Open to all subjects, all themes, and all writers. Most entries run from 3,000 to 6,000 words, but any lengths from 3,000 to 20,000 words are welcome. Fees, Pays, Fiction, United States
The Iowa Poetry Prize. Open to new as well as established poets, is awarded for a book-length collection of poems written originally in English. Manuscripts should be 50 to 150 pages in length. Fees, Pays, Poetry, United States
Tom Howard/John H. Reid Fiction & Essay Contest. All themes accepted. Entries may be published or unpublished. Length limit: 6,000 words. No restrictions on age or country. Fees, Pays, Non-Fiction, Fiction, United States