A prize of $10,000 and publication by Restless Books is given in alternating years for a debut book of fiction or nonfiction by a first-generation immigrant. The 2021 prize will be given in nonfiction. Writers who have not published a book of nonfiction in English are eligible. Using only the online submission system, submit a complete manuscript or a sample of at least 25,000 words and a proposal by March 31. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Restless Books, Prize for New Immigrant Writing, 232 3rd Street, Suite A101, Brooklyn, NY 11215. Ilan Stavans, Publisher.