Restless Books

Prize for New Immigrant Writing

Deadline: 
March 31, 2022 - Check back on February 15th for Upcoming Deadline
Cash Prize: 
$10,000

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 2022 prize will be given in fiction. Writers who have not published a book of fiction in English are eligible. Using only the online submission system, submit a novel or collection of short stories of at least 45,000 words, a curriculum vitae, and a one-page cover letter 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.