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Opportunity for Writers: Apply for The 2020 Nelson Agren Literary Award, Win $7,000

Another Opportunity for Writers has opened with The 2020 Nelson Agren Literary Award.

The 2020 Nelson Agren Literary Award is currently open to applications from short fiction writers in the United States. Here is an opportunity for writers to win more than $7,000 and other benefits with their piece.

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The contest, worth over $7,000 is recognized through the length and breath of the country. The 2020 prize has featured a partnership between Chicago Tribune and Robert R. McCormick Foundation, which is an opportunity for writers to earn from their art.

Deadline: 7th of February, 2020.

Do you know Bakwa is currently receiving entries for their 10th Family Issue? They are paying writers $25 per piece.

Eligibility:

  • Must be 18 years old or older
  • Must be a legal resident in any of the fifty United States and the Columbia.

How to Submit:

  • Your short story shouldn’t be longer than 8000 words.
  • Only previously unpublished works are accepted.
  • Must be written in English Language and must be double-spaced.
  • The story must be appropriate for publication “in a commercially distributed general-audience publication.”

Prizes:

  • Overall winner receives $3,500.
  • Each of five finalists will receive $750.
  • The winning piece will be considered for publication in a print or digital edition of the Chicago Tribune.
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