2022 Summer Short Story Award for New Writers ($3,000 Prize)

Grant / Award in Education and Languages
  • Online, Online
  • Apply Before : August 28, 2022

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 45145
  • Degree Non Degree Program/Certificate
  • Language Requirement Not Required
  • Gender MaleFemale
  • Language of Instruction English
  • Application Fee Required Yes

Opportunity Description


The Summer Short Story Award by the Masters Review for New Writers is now accepting applications. This award recognizes the best fictions and stories from today’s emerging writers. By awarding this prize in writing, the organizer wants you to succeed and wants your writing to be read. So, impress them, take chances, and be bold. The Master Review accepts submissions from those authors who can benefit from a larger platform.

Award details

  • Application Deadline: August 28, 2022
  • Open to: Emerging Writers
  • Award donator: The Masters Review
  • Type of award: Online
  • Award value: USD 3,000
  • Winner Announcement: End of December 202


  • The winning story will be awarded $3000, online publication, and agency review.
  • Second and third place stories will be awarded publication plus agency review and $300 and $200 respectively.

Eligibility criteria

Submissions meeting the following criteria are eligible:

  • Previously unpublished stories only
  • Stories should be under 6000 words
  • Please choose a double-spaced, 12 pt easy-to-read font (e.g., Times New Roman, Garamond, etc.).
  • Simultaneous and multiple submissions allowed
  • Only emerging writers are eligible
  • International English submissions allowed. No translations.
  • $20 entry fee
  • Include no identifying information on your story
  • The organizer considers all stories for publication
  • This prize is not open to the final judge’s friends, family, or connections. Consider entering the Winter contest!

How to Apply?

You can submit your submission online through the provided link.

Submit Now

All submissions will be responded to by the end of November.

By the end of December, the winners will be announced.

For more information about the Summer Short Story Award for New Writers, judges, and as well as FAQs, please visit the Master Review’s official announcement.

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