Much thanks to Matt Schafer for connecting me with the information. Here’s two upcoming writing contests you might want to check out:
MARY WOLLSTONECRAFT SHELLEY PRIZE FOR IMAGINATIVE FICTION
$10 ENTRY FEE
C/O Rosebud Magazine, N3310 Asje Rd., Cambridge WI 53523
Contest for original works of fantasy, science fiction, mystery,
or horror, 4000w or less. Entries welcome any time. Deadline:
September 1 in odd years. GRAND PRIZE: $1,000, 4 runners-up
receive $100. All winners published in the magazine.
AUTUMN HOUSE POETRY AND FICTION CONTEST
$25 ENTRY FEE
The winners will receive book publication, $1,000 advance
against royalties, and a $1,500 travel grant to participate
in the 2012 Autumn House Master Authors Series in Pittsburgh.
The deadline is June 30, 2011. All full-length collections of
poetry 50-80 pages in length are eligible. Fiction submissions
should be approximately 200-300 pages. All fiction sub-genres
(short stories, short-shorts, novellas, or novels) or any
combination of sub-genres are eligible.