A prize of $15,000 is given annually for a book of fiction published during the current year. Four finalists will each receive $5,000. The winner and finalists will also be invited to read in Washington, D.C., in May 2020. Submit five copies (or bound galleys) of a short story collection, novella, or novel published in 2019 by October 31. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
PEN/Faulkner Foundation, Award for Fiction, 641 South Street NW, Third Floor, Washington, D.C. 20001. Shahenda Helmy, Programs & Logistics Director.