August 17, 2020 | ,

The 2nd Annual Story Foundation Prize

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We are proud to announce our 2nd annual Story Foundation Prize is now open! The winner will receive $1500 and publication in our summer 2021 issue for a single short story. Submissions for the Story Foundation Prize opened on August 15th and will close on December 15th.

Submit one short story of up to 10,000 words via our Submission Manager.

Our entry fee is $25. Each entrant receives a one-year subscription (three issues) to Story.

Please double-space your manuscript.

Multiple submissions and simultaneous submissions are welcome, but you must pay a separate fee for each entry and withdraw the piece immediately if accepted elsewhere.

Entries must be previously unpublished. All entries will be considered for publication at our regular rate.

All entries will be judged by the editors of Story.

Winners will be announced in March 2021.

Questions? Please contact us via email at

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