A prize of $1,000 and publication by Inlandia Books will be given annually for a book of fiction or creative nonfiction by a writer who identifies as Hispanic, Latino/a/x, or Chicana/o/x. Only manuscripts written primarily in English will be considered. Isabel Quintero will judge. Using only the online submission system, submit a novel, memoir, essays, stories, and multi-genre or hybrid fiction and nonfiction work between 150 and 300 pages with a $15 entry fee by January 31. Proposals for longer works of up to 500 pages may be submitted with an excerpt, table of contents, and a synopsis. Fee waivers are available. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Inlandia Institute, Eliud Martínez Prize, 75 E. Ninth Street, Upland, CA 91786. (951) 790-2458. Maria Fernanda Vidaurrazaga, Publications Coordinator.