Contests / Fellowships

The DISQUIET Literary Prize

The 2023 DISQUIET Prize is now open for submissions!

Entries will be accepted in ficton, nonfiction, and poetry through January 2, 2023. One winner in each category will be published in (fiction), (non-fiction) or The Common (poetry).

One grand prize winner will receive a full scholarship, accommodations,  and travel stipend to attend the tenth annual DISQUIET International Literary Program in Lisbon (June 25-July 7, 2023).

Genre winners will receive a tuition waiver for DISQUIET 2023 in addition to publication.

Winners who are unable to attend the progam in Lisbon may elect to receive a $1000 cash prize in lieu of the tuition waiver.

Read the contest guidelines or enter at Submittable.

Deadline: January 2, 2023. Reading fee: $15