The Asian Writer Short Story Prize 2016
We’re pleased to announce that our annual short story prize returns for a fifth year and is now open for entries. We’re looking for new and original fiction under 4000 words to publish as part of our 10th year birthday in 2017 and to mark the 70th anniversary since Partition.
This year our chosen theme is Borders, Boundaries and Belonging
Stories can be any length (up to 4000 words) style, or subject (not exclusive to Partition) and we’re keen to see how writers explore and interpret the theme.
£10 per entry. Max three entries per person.
1st Prize – £100 National Book Token and a bundle of books
2nd Prize – £50 & A bundle of books
3rd Prize – A bundle of books
A shortlist of 12 stories will be chosen to be published in a new anthology.
Please pay for your entry prior to sending us your story, confirming your payment reference in your email.
Email entries to firstname.lastname@example.org with Short Story Prize 2016 in the subject heading. Please include a short biography of no more than 100 words.
Deadline: 30th September 2016