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Department of English 1st Annual Flash Fiction Contest

Have the talent to enter a short story contest but never had the time?  Here’s your opportunity!


All declared undergraduate English majors and minors are invited to enter submissions.


A panel of faculty and graduate student judges will evaluate submissions.


1st place: Kindle Touch

2nd place: $40 gift card to the Student Bookstore downtown

3rd place: $20 gift card to Starbucks

Submission Procedures

Complete the form below and submit it with your manuscript attached as either a Word (.doc/.docx) or PDF file.

  • Documents should not contain entrant’s name or contact information as judging will be blind
  • Stories must contain 500 words or less
  • Double spaced, 12 pt Times New Roman font
  • Contestants may enter only one story

Deadline: March 12, 2012.

Winners will be announced on April 24 at the Department of English Undergraduate Open House.