Deadline: October 1, annually.
Reading Fee: $15 (Through our Submittable page. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to make alternate arrangements).
Award: $500 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 500 words, double-spaced, with the following information on a separate cover page:
- Contest title
- Manuscript title
- Author name
- Telephone number
- Your name and contact information must not appear anywhere else on the manuscript.
- Failure to follow these guidelines may disqualify entry.
Submit through our Submittable page!