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List of All Current Nonfiction Contests, Competitions, and Prizes

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List of all current contests, competitions, and prizes that accept nonfiction submissions. 273 results found.
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Note that this list does not include inactive listings. Some of these listings may be marked as: TEMP CLOSED (temporarily closed to submissions) or FLEDGLING (new listing with limited publication history).
#WriteYourMindOut Competition [The Red Megaphone] FLEDGLING Charges fees for all submissions
Bellevue Literary Review Contests [Bellevue Literary Review] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Chestnut Review Prose Chapbook Contest [Chestnut Review] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Donald L. Jordan Prize for Literary Excellence TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Flash 405 [Exposition Review] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
The Gournay Prize [Mad Creek Books] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Mary C. Mohr Award [Southern Indiana Review] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
The Ned Stuckey-French Nonfiction Contest [SER: Southeast Review] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Phoebe Creative Nonfiction Contest [phoebe] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Red Hen Press Women's Prose Prize [Red Hen Press] Charges fees for all submissions
The SmokeLong Quarterly Grand Micro Contest [SmokeLong Quarterly] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Tiferet Journal Writ­ing Con­test [Tiferet Journal] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions