Ends on June 15, 2018

$15.00 USD

Contest Submission Guidelines:

  • Submission period: January 1-June 15, 2018.  
  • Previously unpublished works of fiction up to 8,000 words. Please note, "published" includes any work published in print or online, including online magazines, blogs, public social media sites, etc. 
  • Multiple submissions will be accepted for the contest only. Simultaneous submissions are also accepted, however, we must be notified immediately if your work is accepted elsewhere.
  • Only authors currently residing in the United States are eligible.
  • Submissions will only be accepted via the website. Please email contest@philadelphiastories.org if you are having any trouble with your submission.
  • There is a $15 reading fee for each story submitted.
  • All entrants will receive a copy of the Philadelphia Stories contest issue. 
  • Winners will be announced by October 1, 2018.

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