Georgetown Review, the literary magazine of the Georgetown, Kentucky–based Georgetown College, is currently accepting submissions to its annual magazine contest . A prize of $1,000 and publication is given for a poem, a short story, or an essay. The deadline is October 15.
Submit a poem, a short story, or an essay of any length with a $10 entry fee ($5 for each additional entry) online via Submittable , or by mail to Georgetown Review, 400 East College Street, Box 227, Georgetown, KY 40324.
The magazine’s editors  will judge. Winners will be announced on the Georgetown Review website in February 2014. To have work returned, or to receive the winner announcement by mail, include a self-addressed stamped envelope with paper submissions. Colleagues, friends, and students of the editors are ineligible. All entries are considered for publication.
Georgetown Review also sponsors an annual short story collection contest  for a book of stories or novellas; and a poetry manuscript contest , which will be judged this year by Ada Limón. General submissions are read between September 1 and December 31.
Visit the website to read excerpts  of work published in the current issue, including Lisa Lenzo’s Strays, which won the 2013 contest.