The winner will be announced on April 19, 2017.
Submissions for the 2018 CBC Short Story Prize will open in September.
WHAT: Submit your original, unpublished stories.
WHEN:The competition is open for submissions from September 1 to October 31.
WHO: All Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.
HOW: While the competition is active, submit online by clicking the "submit" link below or, if you wish to submit by mail, you can download the offline submission form. 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, have their story published in Air Canada enRoute magazine and will have the opportunity to attend a 10-day writing residency at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity. Four finalists will receive $1,000 from the Canada Council for the Arts and have their story published on CBC Books.
WHAT YOU CAN WRITE: You can submit original, unpublished fiction between 1200 and 1800 words.
The 2016 winner was David Huebert for "Enigma."