2017 JuxtaProse Fiction Prize

CONTEST OPENS: September 15, 2017

DEADLINE: October 31, 2017

$500 and publication in JuxtaProse Literary Magazine will be awarded to the winning short story. Up to three additional stories, each by a different author, may be awarded “Honorable Mention” status, for which they will receive $50 and publication. All finalists will be considered for publication, regardless of whether they receive honorable mention status. Stories must be previously unpublished in any form in order to be eligible.

An entry fee of $15 applies. Entries should consist of a single story, of between 500 and 7,000 words. Any entry which contains more than one story, or that contains a story which falls outside of these word limits may be subject to disqualification. Authors may enter multiple times but will be charged a separate entry fee each time.

Winners, including the first prize winner and any honorable mentions, will be announced on or before 5:00 pm Mountain Time on November 25, 2017.

Entries which do not abide by these submission guidelines may be subject to disqualification. All entry fees are non-refundable.