A prize of $1,500 and publication in Ruminate is given annually for a work of creative nonfiction. Using the online submission system, submit an essay or short memoir of up to 5,500 words with a $20 entry fee, which includes a copy of the prize issue, by November 15. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Ruminate, VanderMey Nonfiction Prize, 1041 North Taft Hill Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521. Brianna Van Dyke, Editor in Chief.