The contest is organised by the Carve literary magazine. The competition is for original, unpublished literary fiction up to 10,000 words. The story must be in English.
This year’s guest judge is Pam Houston.
The entry fee is $17 online and $15 mailed.
• 1st prize: $2,000
• 2nd prize: $500
• 3rd prize: $250
• two editor’s choice prizes of $125
The winners will be published in the fall issue of the magazine.