The deadline is April 30, 2015, for this year’s Tom Howard/John H. Reid Fiction & Essay Contest. We’ll award 12 cash prizes totaling $4,000. The winning entries will be published on our website. The top winners will receive prominent exposure on our home page.
Key contest information:
- Judge: Arthur Powers (see his advice)
- Top prizes: Best Story, $1,500; Best Essay, $1,500
- Submit as many entries as you like
- Entry fee: $16 per entry
- Length limit: 6,000 words per entry
- Subject: Any
- Previously published work OK? Yes
- Writers from all countries eligible
- Past winning entries with judges’ remarks: See our archives
Questions? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Can’t Enter Our Contest Online?
If you are using a mobile device, or are otherwise having difficulty using our online entry form, you may mail your entry to:
Attn: Tom Howard/John H. Reid Fiction & Essay Contest
351 Pleasant Street, PMB 222
Northampton, MA 01060-3961
Include a check or money order for $16 payable to Winning Writers, and note your email address and phone number with your payment. Please postmark your entry by April 30, 2015.
Visit the website: Submit online here