January 23, 2018

The 2018 CBC Short Story Prize

Entry closes on October 31, 2017

The 2018 CBC Short Story Prize


The 2018 CBC Short Story Prize is open now till October 31, 2017. CBC is inviting all Canadian writers to submit their original and unpublished short fiction.

The rules from the CBC website are provided below:

WHAT YOU CAN WRITE: You can submit original, unpublished fiction between 1200 and 1800 words.

WHEN: The competition is open for submissions from Sept. 1, 2017 to Oct. 31, 2017.

WHO: All Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

HOW: While the competition is active, submit online through Submittable. A fee of $25.00 (taxes included) for administration purposes is required for each entry.

WHAT YOU CAN WIN: The winner receives $6,000 from the Canada Council for the Arts, will have their story published on CBC Books and will have the opportunity to attend a 10-day writing residency at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity. Four finalists will each receive $1,000 from the Canada Council for the Arts and have their story published on CBC Books.

SUBMIT IN FRENCH: If you’re looking to submit to the French short story prize, you can enter here.

For more details, please visithttp://www.cbc.ca/books/literaryprizes/cbc-short-story-prize-1.4090935


Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply