The Nelligan Prize

24 February 2007

The Nelligan Prize: Submission Guidelines

$1,000 will be awarded for the best short story, which will be published in the Fall/Winter 2007 issue of Colorado Review.

This year’s final judge is Charles Baxter; friends and students (current & former) of the judge are not eligible to compete, nor are current Colorado State University employees, students, or alumni.

Fee is $10 per entry, payable to Colorado Review; there is no limit on the number of entries you may submit.

Stories must be previously unpublished.

There are no length or theme restrictions.

All manuscripts must be typed and double-spaced.

No submissions via e-mail.

Include two cover sheets: on the first, print your name, address, telephone number, and the story title; on the second, print only the story title. Your name should not appear anywhere else on the manuscript.
Provide SASE for contest results.
Manuscripts will not be returned.
Contest opens January 15, 2007.
Deadline is the postmark of March 15, 2007.
Winner will be announced in July 2007.
All submissions will be considered for publication.

Entries must be clearly addressed to:
Nelligan Prize
Colorado Review
Department of English
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO 80523

%d bloggers like this: