A prize of $1,000 and publication by Kore Press is given annually for a memoir or memoir-in-essays by a woman writer. Cheryl Strayed will judge. Using the online submission system, submit a manuscript of 80 to 400 pages with a $27.50 entry fee by October 1. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Kore Press, Memoir Award, 240 North Court, Tucson, AZ 85701. (520) 327-2127.