The DISQUIET Literary Prize
Submissions are now open for the DISQUIET Prize for writing in any genre. Three winners will be published in Granta.com (fiction), NinthLetter.com (non-fiction) or The Common (poetry). One grand prize winner will receive a full scholarship, accommodations, and travel stipend to attend the eighth annual DISQUIET International Literary Program in Lisbon taking place July 1 – July 13, 2018. Runners-up and other outstanding entrants will also be considered for financial aid.
Deadline: January 31, 2018. Reading fee: $15
Through a partnership with the Luso-American Development Foundation, the program also offers full and partial fellowships–including airfare stipend, tuition and lodging–to North American writers of Luso descent. Four winners will be chosen by an independent panel of American and Portuguese writers and scholars to attend Katherine Vaz’s Writing the Luso Experience workshop in Lisbon. Runners-up and other outstanding applicants will be considered for financial aid.
Deadline: February 9, 2018. There is no reading fee to apply.