The 2017 1/2 K Prize

Submissions to the Indiana Review’s 2017 1/2 K Prize are open until August 1. The prize considers fiction, poetry, and creative non-fiction under 500 words.

Final Judge: Donika Kelly

Reading Fee: $20 USD—Includes a subscription to Indiana Review

The winner of the contest will receive $1,000 and a publication in Indiana Review.

All entries considered anonymously.

Previously published works and works forthcoming elsewhere cannot be considered.

Simultaneous submissions are okay, but the entry fee is non-refundable if the submitted work is accepted elsewhere.

Further, IR cannot consider work from anyone currently or recently affiliated with Indiana University or the prize judge.

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