A prize of $1,000, publication by Livingston Press, and 100 author copies is given annually for a first collection of short stories by a U.S. citizen. Fiction writers who have not published a short story collection are eligible. Submit a manuscript of 160 to 275 pages with a $20 entry fee by December 31. All entries are considered for publication. Send an SASE, e-mail, or visit the website for complete guidelines.
Livingston Press, Tartt Fiction Award, University of West Alabama, Station 22, Livingston, AL 35470. Joe Taylor, Director.