Canute A. Brodhurst Prize for Short Fiction
Deadline January 31 (must be received by this date), formerly December 31. Neutral free contest awards $400 for the best story, maximum of 3,500 words or 10 pages, accepted by The Caribbean Writer during the deadline year on a theme that varies annually. 2018 theme is 'Musings and Metaphors: Revolution, Evolution, and Devolution'. The Caribbean should be central to the work, or the work should reflect a Caribbean heritage, experience, or perspective. All eligible submissions to the magazine are also considered for the Daily News Prize for the best poem written by a US or UK British Islands resident accepted for publication during the deadline year ($300), the David Hough Literary Prize for an author residing in the Caribbean ($500), the First Lady Cecile de Jongh Literary Prize for a work that best expresses the spirit of the Caribbean ($500), and the Marvin E. Williams Literary Prize to an emerging Caribbean author ($500). Submit online.
Published: November 3, 2018