Hub City Press

C. Michael Curtis Short Story Book Prize

Deadline: 
December 31, 2023 - Check back on October 15th for Upcoming Deadline
Entry Fee: 
$25
Cash Prize: 
$5,000
E-mail address: 

A prize of $5,000 and publication by Hub City Press is given biennially for a short story collection. Writers who have not published more than one book in any genre and who currently reside in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, or West Virginia and who have lived there for at least two consecutive years are eligible. Maurice Carlos Ruffin will judge. Using only the online submission system, submit a manuscript of 140 to 220 pages (no story should exceed 15,000 words) with a $25 entry fee by December 31. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Hub City Press, C. Michael Curtis Short Story Book Prize, 200 Ezell Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306. (864) 577-9349. Meg Reid, Prize Coordinator.