The Masters Review Summer Short Story Award
Deadline: August 31, 2019—Sponsored by The Masters Review
The Summer Short Story Award judged by Tope Folarin is open for submissions! The winning story will be awarded $3,000 and publication online. Second and third place stories will be awarded publication and $300 and $200 respectively. All winners and honorable mentions will receive agency review by Sobel Weber, The Bent Agency, Writers House, Fletcher & Company, and Compass Talent. It's been our mission to support emerging writers since day one. Submit your work today!
Tope Folarin is a Nigerian-American writer based in Washington, DC. He was recently named to the Africa39 list of the most promising African writers under 40. He was educated at Morehouse College and the University of Oxford, where he earned two Masters degrees as a Rhodes Scholar. His debut novel, A Particular Kind of Black Man, was just published by Simon & Schuster.