A Public Space Emerging Writer Fellowships
Deadline January 31 (must be received by this date; don't enter before January 1), formerly October 15. Recommended free contest awards three prizes of $1,000 and six-month fellowships for aspiring writers who have not yet published or been contracted to write a book-length work but whose writing shows exceptional talent. Winners also receive publication in A Public Space, opportunities for publishing industry networking and mentoring, as well as participation in a public reading in NYC. Submit a previously unpublished short story or essay, of any length, and a comprehensive cover letter containing all the information stipulated in the sponsor's guidelines. No email or postal submissions permitted; submit all application materials online. Sponsored by A Public Space, an independent literary magazine.
Published: December 14, 2020