Glimmer Train Press: New Writer Award: 1st place $1,500 and publication in Issue 98. Deadline: 11/30.
- This category is open only to emerging writers whose fiction has not appeared in any print publication with a circulation over 5000.
- NOTE: 11 of the last 12 first-place winners have been those authors’ first print publications!
- The 1st-place winner will be published in Issue 98 and will receive 10 copies of that issue. Second- and 3rd-place win $500/$300, respectively, or, if accepted for publication, $700.
- Winners and finalists will be announced in the February 1 bulletin, and contacted directly the previous week.
- Most submissions run 1,500 – 6,000 words, but stories as long as 12,000 words are fine.