Center for Fiction
A prize of $10,000 is given annually for a full-length fiction or nonfiction manuscript about serious physical illness by a writer who has personal experience with life-threatening illness. The winner also receives production and promotion of the book as an Audible e-book, and assistance from Audible to pursue print publication. Submit a manuscript of any length by December 15. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for complete guidelines. Three runner-up prizes of $1,000 each and an all-expenses-paid trip to attend the award ceremony will be given to stories in each of the remaining languages. The winning works will be published in a prize anthology. Submit a story of up to 100 words by November 23. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for complete guidelines.