Deadline:

30 September 2019.

Location:

Online.

(Award)

Description

University of Lowa- The Iowa Short Fiction Award 2019

This competition is for the outside students to spread their ideas in writing. The competition is designed by the university and the prize for the winner is the publication of his story in the University of Iowa Press under the Press’s standard contract.

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Any writer who has not previously published a volume of prose fiction is eligible to enter the competition. Previously entered manuscripts that have been revised may be resubmitted. Writers are still eligible if they have published a volume of poetry or any work in a language other than English or if they have self-published a work in a small print run. Writers are still eligible if they are living abroad or are non-US citizens writing in English. Current University of Iowa students are not eligible.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  •  Writing.

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.

Program Period

Entries for the competition should be postmarked between August 1 and September 30.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Any writer who didn’t publish any volume can enter the competition.
  • Previously entered manuscripts that have been revised may be resubmitted
  • Writers are still eligible if they are living abroad or are non-US citizens writing in English.
  • The manuscript must be a collection of short stories in English of at least 150 word-processed, double-spaced pages.
  • The manuscript may include a cover page, contents page, etc., but these are not required. The author’s name can be on every page but this is not required.
  • There is no reading fee; please do not send cash, checks, or money orders.
  • Writers are still eligible if they have published a volume of poetry or any work in a language other than English or if they have self-published a work in a small print run.

Opportunity Cost

(Award)

  • Award-winning manuscripts will be published by the University of Iowa Press under the Press’s standard contract.

How to Apply

First Step: You have to send your work to this address:

Iowa Short Fiction Award
Iowa Writers’ Workshop
507 North Clinton Street
102 Dey House
Iowa City IA 52242-1000

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This Scholarship Published by:
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Reviewed by” Hesham Galal / Egypt
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