Three prizes of $2,000 each
and the possibility of publication in the Association of Literary Scholars, Critics, and Writers journal, Literary Imagination, or its newsletter, Literary Matters, are given annually for a poem, a work of fiction, and a work of creative nonfiction.
Poets may submit a single poem or group of poems totaling no more than 150 lines; fiction writers may submit a short story or a chapter of a longer work of up to 25 pages; creative nonfiction writers may submit an essay or a chapter of a longer work of up to 25 pages.
The entry fee is $50, which includes ALSCW membership and a subscription to Literary Imagination. The deadline is December 1. Please include THREE COPIES of your entry with your name, email address, postal address and phone number ON ONLY ONE OF THEM. One submissions per person only. All submissions must be previously unpublished. All Submissions should be postmarked not later than December 1, 2014, to:
Stephen J. Meringoff Writing Awards
Association of Literary Scholars, Critics, and Writers
650 Beacon St. Suite 510
Boston MA 02215