2015 SHORT STORY AWARD Winners:
($200 and print publication)
C. A. Rowland -- Fredericksburg, Virginia
"The History of a Fruitcake"
($100 and featured Roundtable publication)
Henry Supchak -- Newton, New Jersey
"Maggots and Milk"
($50 and featured Roundtable publication)
Rich Mantle -- Allentown, Pennsylvania
(featured Roundtable publication)
Christina Dalcher -- Norfolk, Virginia
"The Honey Clusters"
Our Celebrity Judge: Curtis Smith
The 2016 SHORT STORY AWARD
competition will open on
JANUARY 1, 2016
Details will be available soon.
2015 Competition Rules:
The First Place winner story will receive a $200 cash award and publication of the winning story either in the Bethlehem Writers Group's upcoming anthology of food stories, A Readable Feast: Sweet, Funny, and Strange Tales for Every Taste, or as a featured story in Bethlehem Writers Roundtable.
Next Generation Indie Book Awards: Best Anthology and Best Short Fiction. Our second anthology, Once Around the Sun: Sweet, Funny, and Strange Tales for All Seasons came out on November 5, 2013, and was a Finalist for Best Anthology in the 2014 Next Generation Indie Book Awards.
Second and Third Place winners will receive a cash award ($100 and $50 respectively) and publication in Bethlehem Writers Roundtable.
Terms and Conditions:
16. Award winners, including Honorable Mentions, grant the Bethlehem Writers Group, LLC, first serial publication rights to the winning work. The copyright of the work remains the property of the author, who, one month following publication of the work by the Bethlehem Writers Group, LLC, is free to publish the work elsewhere. Upon any subsequent publication, the author will ensure that work is accompanied by a statement indicating that the work was originally published by the Bethlehem Writers Roundtable or by the Bethlehem Writers Group, LLC, along with the date of such publication. If it was originally published in a print anthology, the name of the anthology will also appear in said statement.
19. This offer is void where prohibited by law.
Best of luck!
Sorry, the competition is now closed. Watch for more information on our 2016 competition.