A prize of $2,000 and publication by Indiana University Press is given in alternating years for a collection of poetry or a collection of short fiction. The 2020 prize will be awarded in short fiction. The winner will also receive travel expenses to read at the 2020 Blue Light Reading in Bloomington, Indiana. Using only the online submission system, submit a manuscript of 140 to 180 pages with a $20 entry fee between September 1 and October 31. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Indiana Review, Blue Light Books Prize, Indiana University Press, Indiana University, Ballantine Hall 529, 1020 East Kirkwood Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47405.