Books written by African Americans and published the previous year accepted.
Deadline: TBD Sponsor: The César Egido Serrano Foundation Description: With over 40,000 participants last year, this prize invites authors to submit flash fiction in Spanish, English, Arabic, and Hebrew.
Description: To make American history accessible to general educated readers, the Foundation seeks American historical novels published in the previous year.
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(We’ll update this post frequently with new writing contest details.) Prize: Publication, a free book from Press 53 Deadline: Frequent contests Sponsor: Prime Number Magazine Description: Each month Prime Number Magazine invites writers to submit a 53-word story based on a prompt. military veterans and active duty personnel may submit writing in any genre about any topic.
Novels should take place in America before 1950 (split-time novels accepted).
Novels set outside American but including American values and characters accepted (such as about the American military). Prize: ,000 Deadline: TBD Sponsor: American Library Association Description: The Association seeks Military fiction published in the previous year.
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