One of the more financially rewarding short story prizes, the fourth Bristol Short Story Prize is open to submissions until the end of this month (closing deadline is March 31st 2011). Stories can be submitted on any theme or subject, and in any style including graphic, verse or genre-based.
£7 for each story submitted
3,000 word count maximum for a submission – but no minimum.
Ist- £1000 plus £150 Waterstone’s gift card
2nd- £700 plus £100 Waterstone’s gift card
3rd- £400 plus £100 Waterstone’s gift card
And the other 17 writers who feature on the shortlist will be presented with a cheque for £100.
All 20 stories shortlisted will be published in Volume 4 of the Bristol Short Story Prize Anthology.
You can enter, and find more information about the prize, here: http://www.bristolprize.co.uk/