Creative Nonfiction

Essay Contest

March 20, 2017 - Check back on December 15th for Upcoming Deadline
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A prize of $10,000 is given occasionally for an essay. Two $2,500 runner-up prizes will also be awarded. The winning essays will be published in Creative Nonfiction. The theme for the Winter 2018 issue is "Dangerous Creations: Real-life Frankenstein Stories." Submit an essay of up to 4,000 words with a $20 entry fee (waived for current subscribers), or $25 for a subscription to Creative Nonfiction, by March 20. All entries are considered for publication. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Creative Nonfiction, Essay Contest, 5119 Coral Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15224.