Nelson Algren Short Story Award
Deadline: February 7, 2018
Cash Prize: $3,500
A prize of $3,500 and publication in Printers Row, the Chicago Tribune's digital literary journal, is given annually for a short story. Four runners-up will receive $1,000 each, and five second-place winners will receive $500 each. Using the online submission system, submit a story of up to 8,000 words by February 7. There is no entry fee.
All entries are considered for publication. Visit the website for *complete guidelines. Open to out-of-state writers too.
+ Re: searching for guidelines in the Tribune: you'll have to "search"
for Short Story Contest when you open the Tribune.
Chicago Tribune, Nelson Algren Short Story Award, 435 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611. (312) 222-3232.