A prize of $5,000 and publication by the Feminist Press is given annually for a debut book of fiction or narrative nonfiction by a woman of color or a nonbinary writer of color. Submit a story collection, essay collection, novel, memoir, or manifesto of 30,000 to 80,000 words via e-mail by June 30. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Feminist Press/TAYO Literary Magazine, Louise Meriwether First Book Prize, c/o Feminist Press at CUNY, 365 Fifth Avenue, Suite 5406, New York, NY 10016.