Little Tokyo Historical Society

Imagine Little Tokyo Short Story Contest

Deadline: 
January 31, 2023 - Check back on December 15th for Upcoming Deadline
Cash Prize: 
$1,000

Two prizes of $1,000 each and publication in Rafu Shimpo and on the Discover Nikkei and Little Tokyo Historical Society websites are given annually for short stories that take place in the Little Tokyo district of Los Angeles and “capture the cultural spirit” of the neighborhood. One prize is given for a story written in English; the other is given for a story written in Japanese. Submit a story of up to 2,500 words via e-mail by January 31. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Little Tokyo Historical Society, Imagine Little Tokyo Short Story Contest, 319 East Second Street, #203, Los Angeles, CA 90012.