The Fiddlehead’s 27th Annual Contest

September 26, 2017 – December 1, 2017 all-day
11 Garland Ct
University of New Brunswick, PO Box 4400, Fredericton, NB E3B 5A3
$30 from Canada/$36 elsewhere
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The Fiddlehead’s 27th annual literary contest is now open!

Deadline: December 1st 2017 (postmarked)

Two categories: poetry & short fiction. Prizes in each category: $2000 CAD for winner + publication payment and $250 CAD for 2 honourable mentions + publication payment. Winning entries published in The Fiddlehead 275 (Spring 2018).

No simultaneous submissions; no previously published works.

Short fiction submission: 1 story (6,000 words max). Poetry submission: 3 poems max, 100 lines max per poem. One entry is one submission in one genre.

Entry Fee: $30 in Canada; $36 elsewhere. Includes one-year subscription to The Fiddlehead.

Complete details at

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