Our current submission opportunities are listed below. We have new contests opening on a regular basis, so sign up to our newsletter via the form below or 'like' our Facebook page to stay updated on upcoming and current opportunities.
NOW OPEN - EXTENDED TO MARCH 6, 2017
Because our inaugural contest, The James Baldwin Prize for Literature, was such a success, we’re pleased to announce our second literary contest, The New Engagement’s Flash Fiction Challenge!
The contest is judged by the editors—to get an idea of what we like, simply peruse our online journal, review what we've published, or join our social media feeds to see what we feature. We look forward to reading your flash fiction!
We are also accepting original fiction and poetry, for which there is no entry fee. Please click the submit button below.
We are also accepting original essays on a number of topics, for which there is no entry fee. Please click the submit button below.
Please click the submit button below. A Submittable form will prompt you for the required files and information. There is no fee at this time.
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