Nimrod Literary Awards
The Katherine Anne Porter Prize for Fiction and The Pablo Neruda Prize for Poetry
First prize: $2,000 and publication
Second prize: $1,000 and publication
The winners will also be brought to Tulsa for the awards ceremony and writing conference in October. All finalists will be considered for publication.
Contest begins: January 1, 2020
Postmark deadline: April 1, 2020
Poetry: 3–10 pages of poetry (one long poem or several short poems)
Fiction: 7,500 words maximum (one short story or a self-contained excerpt from a novel)
No previously published works or works accepted for publication elsewhere. Author’s name must not appear on the manuscript. Include a cover sheet containing titles, author’s name, full address, phone number, and email. Submitters do not have to be US citizens but must be living in the US in October of 2020 to enter the contest. There is a $20 fee to enter, which includes a one-year subscription (two issues).