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contests due within 30 days

Eyelands Book Awards 2019

Eyelands & Strange Day Books are pleased to announce that a new contest is open to published and unpublished books! The Eyelands Book Awards contest accepts books in 5 categories: Poetry, Novels/Novellas, Historical Fiction/Memoir, Short Story Collections, Children's book/Graphic Novels.

Medium: print and online   |   Fee: $22 – 30   |   Categories: Short Stories, Memoirs, Fiction Prose, Nonfiction Prose, Poetry, Books, Book Awards

prize

Vacation in Athens

length

maximum 500

pages

deadline

5 days

October 20

Annual Barren Flash Fiction Contest

Barren Magazine's first annual flash fiction contest featuring guest judge Barlow Adams. This contest seeks flash fiction written in English. Each piece must be less than 1,000 words. Writers may submit multiple entries with an entry fee accompanying each piece. Original stories that have not been published previously only. Simultaneous submissions allowed.

Medium: online   |   Fee: $5   |   Categories: Short Stories, Fiction Prose

prize

40% of total fees

length

maximum 1,000

words

deadline

15 days

October 30

Brick Road Poetry Press

This contest seeks poetry manuscripts. First place winner will receive a publishing contract with Brick Road Poetry Press and $1,000, publication in both print and ebook formats, and 25 copies of the printed book. Publication contracts may be offered to the top finalists as well. WInner will be notified by the end of February.

Medium: print and online   |   Fee: $25   |   Categories: Poetry, Book Awards

prize

$1,000

length

50 – 100

pages

deadline

17 days

November 01

CUTTHROAT Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction Prize

This contest seeks poetry, fiction, or creative nonfiction. Poetry can contain up to three poems, 100 line limit each, fiction can be max. 5,000 words, and creative nonfiction can be max. 5,000 words. Any subject and style. Winners will be notified by December 31.

Medium: print   |   Fee: $20   |   Categories: Short Stories, Memoirs, Fiction Prose, Nonfiction Prose, Poetry

prize

$1,300

length

maximum 5,000

words

deadline

17 days

November 01