E.M. Koeppel $1,100 Short Fiction Award

Annual Awards for Unpublished Fiction in Any Style, Any Theme


How to Submit:

  1. Send one (1) typed copy of the story with two (2) typed title pages. Only the title may appear on the first title page. No other kinds of identification may appear on this title page or on the manuscript which will used in judging.  (Keep a copy. No manuscripts will be returned.)
  2. On the second title page, list:
    1. Title of the Story
    2. Author's name, address, phone number
    3. E-mail address optional
    4. Short bio - about 4 lines
  3. Entry Fee: $15 for a single story and $10 for each additional story.
  4. No e-mail entries accepted.
  5. Mail submission with check (no cash). If outside the USA, send a money order in US funds (no cash or foreign funds) to:
             Koeppel Contest
             P.O. Box 140310
             Gainesville, FL 32614

P.L. Titus Scholarship:

If the winning story is by anyone attending college, university, or school when the story is submitted, the winner will receive, in addition to the $1,100 award, the $500 P.L. Titus Scholarship. (Proof of attendance is required.)