A prize of $1,500 and publication by Mad Creek Books, the trade imprint of Ohio State University Press, is given annually for a collection of short prose. Michelle Herman will judge. Using the online submission system, submit a collection of short stories, essays, or novellas (or a combination thereof) of 150 to 350 pages with a $25 entry fee, which includes a subscription to the Journal, by March 1. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Mad Creek Books, Journal Non/Fiction Collection Prize, c/o Journal, Ohio State University, English Department, 555 Denney Hall, 164 Anne & John Glenn Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210.