McLaughlin-Esstman-Stearns First Novel Prize
Deadline June 30, formerly April 30. Recommended free contest sponsored by The Writer's Center in Bethesda, Maryland awards $1,000 for a first novel published by a US author in the previous calendar year. Short story collections, flash fiction, memoirs, biographies, and books published solely in electronic format are ineligible. Publishers or authors should submit 3 copies of book (no galleys).
Published: March 7, 2020