The Raymond Carver Short Story Contest

Now in its 16th year, the Raymond Carver Short Story Contest is one of the most renowned fiction contests in the world. Featuring prominent guest judges and offering $2000 across five prizes, the contest delivers exciting new fiction from writers all over the world.

The contest opens each year April 1 - May 15 and winners are published in the following fall issue in October.


2015 Contest

+Information about the 2015 contest will be available in mid-February.


+Past contests results and stories.

+Blog posts featuring past winners.