A prize of $1,000 and publication in Reed Magazine is given annually for a short story. Using only the online submission system, submit a story of up to 5,000 words with a $20 entry fee, which includes a copy of the prize issue, by December 1. All entries are considered for publication. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Reed Magazine, John Steinbeck Fiction Award, San José State University, English Department, One Washington Square, San José, CA 95192. (408) 924-4425.