The Sunday Times EFG Short story award Launched in 2009 by Lord Matthew Evans, former chairman of EFG Private Bank and Cathy Galvin from The Sunday Times, The Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award is the richest prize for a single short story in the English language open to any novelist or short story writer from around the world who is published in the UK.
Entry is open to authors from anywhere in the world, as long as they have a previous record of publication in creative writing in the UK and Ireland. Stories must be previously unpublished, or first published after 1 January 2015. All entries must be 6,000 words or under and entirely original. 6pm
Award:-£30,000 to the winner and £1,000 to each of the five runners-up
Deadline:-Thursday 24 September 2015.