Aura Estrada Short Story Contest

Deadline: June 30, 2019

Top Prize: $500 and publication.

Entry Fees: $20

Frequency: annual

Website: Boston Review

Twitter: @BostonReview

The Aura Estrada Short Story Contest is an annual contest is run by the Boston Review. The annual contest is named after Aura Estrada (1977–2007), a promising young Mexican writer and student.

The contest has a different theme each year. The theme for 2019 is allies. The judge for 2019 is Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor. There is a $20 entry fee. The contest has a $500 prize and publication in the magazine. Entries are accepted exclusively through Submittable.

You can read the winning stories since 1994 on the contest page.


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