Deadline: May 31, 2022
Entry fee: $40
About the contest
Elixir Press is sponsoring a fiction contest open to all writers writing in English. Both short story collections and novels are eligible. The prize will be $2,000, publication by Elixir Press, and 25 copies of the book.
- Manuscripts should be typed on one side of the page and on standard paper.
- Please use a 12 to 14 point font.
- Do not send biographical material, photographs, videos, or illustrations.
- Manuscripts must be double-spaced, paginated, and include a table of contents, if appropriate, and an acknowledgments page, if appropriate.
- Simultaneous submissions are welcome, so long as Elixir is notified immediately if a manuscript is accepted elsewhere.
- Manuscripts should be 120 pages to 500 pages in length.
- Friends, students, and former students of the judge or the editorial staff of Elixir Press are ineligible to enter.
- For electronic submissions, please use this link: Submit to Elixir Press
- Prize: $2,000