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Imagine 2200 – climate fiction short story contest 2024


Posted on 5 April 2024

24 June 2024

Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone aged 18 years or older.

Short description

Imagine 2200: Climate Fiction for Future Ancestors, is the climate fiction contest organized by Grist, an American online magazine.

Imagine 2200 is an invitation to writers from all over the globe to imagine a future in which solutions to the climate crisis flourish and help bring about radical improvements to our world. We dare you to dream anew.

Your story should be set sometime between the near future and roughly the year 2200.

Submissions must be fictional stories between 2,500 and 5,000 words.

Stories must not have been previously published.

Submissions must be written in English.

Entry fee
The competition is free to enter.

• 1st prize: US$3,000
• 2nd prize: US$2,000
• 3rd prize: US$1,000
• An additional nine finalists will each receive a US$300

Competition website
For further information visit the official competition website.