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The Galley Beggar Press Short Story Prize 2023/2024



Posted on 14 July 2023

30 September 2023

Who may enter
The competition is open to both unpublished and published writers, and from anywhere in the world.

Short description

The contest is organized by the Galley Beggar Press, a publishing company based in Norwich, England.

We love fiction in all of its forms – experimental, ‘literary’, crime, fantasy, Sci-Fi – and the only thing that matters to us is quality.

The story must be written in English.

Submissions must be no longer than 6,000 words.

Stories that have been previously published (online or in print form) will not be eligible.

Entry fee
The cost of entry per submission is £10

• The winning author will receive a cash prize of £2,500.
• Shortlisted authors will each receive a cash prize of £200.

Competition website
For further information visit the official competition website.