Sarabande Books

Morton and McCarthy Prizes

February 15, 2022 - Check back on December 15th for Upcoming Deadline
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Two prizes of $2,000 each and publication by Sarabande Books are given annually for collections of poetry and fiction. For the Kathryn A. Morton Prize in Poetry, submit a poetry collection of at least 48 pages with a $29 entry fee by February 15. For the Mary McCarthy Prize in Short Fiction, submit a collection of stories or novellas or a short novel of 150 to 250 pages with a $29 entry fee by February 15. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Sarabande Books, Morton and McCarthy Prizes, 735 Lampton Street, Suite 201, Louisville, KY 40203.