Updated Late Summer Writing Contests

Whether you’re a beginning or  seasoned author, it’s always good publicity to win a contest. Below you’ll find some of the season’s best! 

Here are the most recent late-summer competitions! 


Red Wheelbarrow Poetry Prize

Masters  Short Story Award for New Writers

Talking Gourds Fischer Prize

Gulf Coast Barthelme Prize for Short Prose 

Dogwood Literary Prize

Lorian Hemingway Short Story Contest