A prize of $3,000, publication in Writer's Digest, and an all-expenses-paid trip to the Writer's Digest Conference in August 2017 in New York City is given annually for a short short story. A second-place prize of $1,500 and publication is also awarded. Using the online submission system, submit a story of up to 1,500 words with a $20 entry fee by November 15, or with a $25 entry fee by December 15. Send an SASE, e-mail, or visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.
Writer's Digest, Short Short Story Competition, 10151 Carver Road, Suite 200, Blue Ash, OH 45242.