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2020 Newcastle Short Story Award

Submit short stories up to 2000 words.

Entry fee: $16.50.

Prizes: 1st Prize ($3000); 2nd Prize ($1700); 3rd Prize ($1000), plus prizes for highly commended and commended entries.

Top works selected by the judges will be published in the 2020 Anthology. By entering the Newcastle Short Story Award, the author gives permission to Hunter Writers Centre to publish his/her work in the anthology if selected by the judges. The copyright to the work is always retained by the author.

Closing date: Monday February 3rd, 2020.

For more information, and to enter, please visit the Hunter Writers Centre website.

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