march, 2022

19marAll DayThe Nelligan Prize for Short FictionInternationalEntry Fee:$17 Max word count:50 pages Top Prize:$2,500 and publication

Event Details

The competition is organized by the Colorado State University’s Center for Literary Publishing.

The competition is open to both U.S. and international writers.

The short stories must be previously unpublished. There are no theme restrictions, but stories should be at least 10 pages and under 50 pages.

This year’s final judge is Ramona Ausubel.

$2,500 will be awarded for the winning short story, which will be published in the fall/winter 2022 issue of Colorado Review.

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