Deadline: October 1, annually
Reading Fee: $20 (Through Submittable–please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you’d like to make alternate arrangements).
Award, contest deadline of October 1, annually: $1000 and publication in an issue of Big Muddy: A Journal of the Mississippi River Valley.
Manuscripts submitted to the contest will be read and judged anonymously.
- Submissions must not be previously published.
- Submit a maximum of 30 pages, double-spaced, with the following information entered in Submittable’s “Cover Letter”:
- Contest title
- Manuscript title
- Author name
- Telephone number
- Your name/contact information must not appear anywhere else on the manuscript.
- Failure to follow these guidelines may disqualify entry.
Submit through our Submittable page!