The SmokeLong Comedy Prize 2021

Deadline: November 15, 2021 SmokeLong is an online literary magazine dedicated to flash narrative. It publishes narratives that are 1,000 words or fewer. The term “smoke-long” comes from a tongue-in-cheek Chinese anecdote that reading a piece of flash writing takes about the same length of time as smoking a cigarette.More

Jack Grapes

Deadline: August 31st, 2021, Midnight, Pacific Time. The Prize Cultural Daily’s 9th Annual “Jack Grapes Poetry Prize” is open for submissions. This contest is free to enter. 3 winners will receive $500 each, plus publication. 9 finalists will receive $100 each, plus publication. Winners and finalists will be announced inMore

Woman reading a book in a library

Deadline: September 1, 2021 The Awards The American-Scandinavian Foundation annually awards three translation prizes for outstanding translations of poetry, fiction, drama, or literary prose written by a Nordic author born after 1900: The Nadia Christensen Prize includes a $2,500 award, publication of an excerpt in Scandinavian Review, and a commemorativeMore

Enter the Kindle Storyteller Award 2021

Entries are invited for the 2021 Kindle Storyteller Award. This is a £20,000 literary prize recognizing outstanding writing published through Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing platform. It is open to writers publishing in English in any genre. Readers play a significant role in selecting the winner, helped by a panel ofMore

Couple reading a book outdoors

Summary No Contact, an online literary magazine that publishes fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and art, is looking for submissions for its first poetry contest. Deadline Closes on Monday, July 26, 2021 Details No Contact is proud to announce its very first poetry contest, judged by Matt Mitchell! One winner will receiveMore

LitFUSE is looking for a Program Manager

LiTFUSE, an annual weekend-long poets’ workshop held in Tieton, WA, is looking for an experienced arts administrator and lover of poetry to lead their team as the LiTFUSE Program Director starting in 2022. This is a paid, part-time, and primarily remote position. The successful candidate will also receive paid trainingMore