Calling all writers! The CBC Short Story Prize is now open
The 2020 CBC Short Story Prize is now open for submissions.
Canadian writers can submit original, unpublished fiction up to 2,500 words in length. There is no minimum word requirement.
You have until Oct. 31 at 11:59 p.m. ET to enter. The entry fee is $25, which covers the costs of administering the prize.
Need a little motivation to get you going? Subscribe below to the CBC Short Story Prize newsletter. We will send you writing tips, tricks and prompts every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday while the CBC Short Story Prize is open.
Want even more support? Join our Canada Writes Facebook group, where you can connect with writers from across Canada.
If you'd like to submit to the Prix de la nouvelle Radio-Canada, you can enter here.
The CBC Literary Prizes have been supporting and celebrating Canadian writers since 1979.