Bucks County Community College is calling for entries for its fall 2022 Bucks County Short Fiction Contest, open to Bucks County residents who are 18 or older and not employees of the college.
The top three winners will receive gift cards of $200, $100 and $50, and will share their work at a celebratory reading in November. They will be joined by the final judge, novelist Margarita Montimore, author of Asleep from Day and Oona Out of Order.
The deadline for submissions is noon, on Thursday, Oct. 13. Stories must be previously unpublished, including in blogs and online platforms, and must be submitted online. Complete rules and the submissions link are available at bucks.edu/shortfictioncontest. Contact contest director Elizabeth Luciano at Elizabeth.Luciano@bucks.edu for more information.