Desperate Literature Short Fiction Prize 2024

Competition Information

Desperate Literature Short Fiction Prize 2024

Prizes:
Winning prize: 2000€, a week’s stay at the Civitella Ranieri Foundation artists’ residency, manuscript consultation with The Literary Consultancy, and meeting with literary agent Charlotte Seymour
2nd and 3rd place prizes: 1000€
All shortlisters (11): publication in our print collection Eleven Stories
All longlisters: One-year subscription to The Literary Consultancy’s “Being a Writer” platform
One shortlister: two-week residency at Studio Faire, France
Judges: 
Ottessa Moshfegh, Megan McDowell, Samanta Schweblin, and Alejandro Zambra
Fee: 
20€ for the first entry, 10€ for subsequent entries
Parameters:
2000 word max, English, previously unpublished fiction
Deadline:
April 14, 2024
For further information, please visit their website: desperateliterature.com/prize
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