A prize of $1,000 and tuition for a 10-week writing class through New York City’s Gotham Writers Workshop is given annually for a short story. The winning work will be published by Electric Literature and recorded at a Selected Shorts performance. Anthony Doerr will judge. Using only the online submission system, submit a story of up to 750 words with a $25 entry fee by March 10. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Selected Shorts, Stella Kupferberg Memorial Short Story Contest, c/o Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway, New York, NY 10025. (212) 864-1414, ext. 295.