Our general submission period runs from September 15 to December 1.

This year our contest period runs from December 1 to March 31. Please send us your best work for a chance at winning $1,000 and publication in our Spring 2020 print issue!

Thank you for supporting Bellingham Review.

PLEASE READ COMPLETE CONTEST GUIDELINES BEFORE SUBMITTING.


  1st Prize: $1,000

  Final Judge: Robin Hemley


  Contest Fee: $20 for ONE entry (one story OR up to three pieces of flash, each under 1,500 words).


  Additional Entries: Each additional entry is $10.

  SUBMIT ADDITIONAL ENTRIES IN "ADDITIONAL ENTRIES IN TOBIAS WOLFF AWARD FOR FICTION" CATEGORY


  All manuscripts will be read blindly; readers and editors will not see a contestant’s name or cover letter. The author’s name must not appear anywhere on the manuscript.


We will consider only previously unpublished work.


  INTERNATIONAL SUBMISSIONS: Please enter in the "INTERNATIONAL SUBMISSIONS IN TOBIAS WOLFF AWARD FOR FICTION" CATEGORY

PLEASE READ COMPLETE CONTEST GUIDELINES BEFORE SUBMITTING.

 
1st Prize: $1,000
Final Judge: Ira Sukrungruang

Contest Fee: $20 for ONE entry (one essay OR up to three pieces of flash, each under 1,500 words).

  Additional Entries: Each additional entry is $10.
SUBMIT ADDITIONAL ENTRIES IN "ADDITIONAL ENTRIES IN ANNIE DILLARD AWARD FOR CREATIVE NONFICTION" CATEGORY

All manuscripts will be read blindly; readers and editors will not see a contestant’s name or cover letter. The author’s name must not appear anywhere on the manuscript.

We will consider only previously unpublished work.

  INTERNATIONAL SUBMISSIONS: Please enter in the "INTERNATIONAL ENTRIES IN ANNIE DILLARD AWARD FOR CREATIVE NONFICTION " CATEGORY
 

PLEASE READ COMPLETE CONTEST GUIDELINES BEFORE SUBMITTING.

 
1st Prize: $1,000
Final Judge: Nickole Brown

Contest Fee: $20 for ONE entry (up to 3 poems formatted in one document).

Additional Entries: Each additional entry (up to 3 poems for each entry) is $10.
SUBMIT ADDITIONAL ENTRIES IN "ADDITIONAL ENTRIES IN 49TH PARALLEL AWARD FOR POETRY" CATEGORY

All manuscripts will be read blindly; readers and editors will not see a contestant’s name or cover letter. The author’s name must not appear anywhere on the manuscript.

We will consider only previously unpublished work.

INTERNATIONAL SUBMISSIONS: Please enter in the "INTERNATIONAL SUBMISSIONS IN 49TH PARALLEL AWARD FOR POETRY" CATEGORY

Please notify Bellingham Review via email (bhreview@wwu.edu) to withdraw single poems in a submission.

After you have submitted one full-price entry in the Tobias Wolff Award for Fiction, you may submit additional entries in the same category.

Additional Entry Fee: $10 for each submission. Please be sure you are entering your work in the appropriate category.

We will consider only previously unpublished work.

  International Submissions: include an extra $10 to cover the cost of mailing the issue out of the U.S. If you would like to enter the contest without having an international mailing, let us know via email, Bellingham.Review@wwu.edu, and you will owe only the $20 entry fee.
 

We will consider only previously unpublished work.

After you have submitted one full-price entry in the Annie Dillard Award for Creative Nonfiction, you may submit additional entries in the same category.

Additional Entry Fee: $10 for each submission. Please be sure you are entering your work in the appropriate category.

We will consider only previously unpublished work.

  International Submissions: include an extra $10 to cover the cost of mailing the issue out of the U.S. If you would like to enter the contest without having an international mailing, let us know via email, Bellingham.Review@wwu.edu, and you will owe only the $20 entry fee.
 

We will consider only previously unpublished work.

After you have submitted one full-price entry in the 49th Parallel Award for Poetry, you may submit additional entries in the same category.


Additional Entry Fee: $10 for each submission (up to 3 poems per submission). Please be sure you are entering your work in the appropriate category.

We will consider only previously unpublished work.

  International Submissions: include an extra $10 to cover the cost of mailing the issue out of the U.S. If you would like to enter the contest without having an international mailing, let us know via email, Bellingham.Review@wwu.edu, and you will owe only the $20 entry fee.
 

We will consider only previously unpublished work.

The one-year subscription includes 1 print issue (released in Spring).
Additionally, we release an online issue each Fall.

Thank you for supporting Bellingham Review!
The two-year subscription includes 2 print issues (released in Spring).
Additionally, we release an online issue each Fall.

Thank you for supporting Bellingham Review!
The one-year subscription includes 1 print issue (released in Spring).
Additionally, we release an online issue each Fall.

Thank you for supporting Bellingham Review!
The two-year subscription includes 2 print issues (released in Spring).
Additionally, we release an online issue each Fall.

Thank you for supporting Bellingham Review!
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