The Short Story Prize is awarded for the best piece of unpublished short fiction (2000-5000 words). Regional winners of the 2014 Commonwealth Short Story Prize will receive £2,500 and the Overall Winner will receive £5,000. Translators will receive additional prize money.
The 2014 Short Story Prize will open for entry on 1 October 2013 and close on 30 November 2013. Entry is via the online application form at www.commonwealthwriters.org. The judges, who reflect the five regions of the Commonwealth, will be announced on 1 October.
Download entry rules as a PDF: 2014CSSP_EligibiltyEntryrules.pdf
1 October 2013
Entries must be submitted via the online entry form by Saturday 30 November 2013 (12 noon GMT)