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Our judge this year is: ALISSA NUTTING

1. Send one piece of up to 25 pages.
2. A reading fee of $20 (submitted online) must accompany each submission. The reading fee includes a copy of the prize issue.
3. Multiple submissions are allowed, though they must be accompanied by an additional reading fee.
4. Pages should be numbered.
5. All entries will be read blind. Information that identifies the author should NOT appear on the manuscript itself or in the file name.
6. All work must be previously unpublished.
7. Simultaneous submissions are acceptable. Please notify us immediately upon acceptance elsewhere.
8. Each piece will be read by at least two Sycamore staffers, with the winner selected by the final judge, Alissa Nutting.
9. All contest submissions will be considered for regular inclusion in Sycamore Review.
10. If you are personally affiliated with the judge, please do not submit to that genre.
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Our judge this year is SHANE MCCRAE

1. Send up to three poems of no more than six total pages (all poems should be compiled into a single document).
2. A reading fee of $20 (submitted online) must accompany each submission. The reading fee includes a copy of the prize issue.
3. Multiple submissions are allowed, though they must be accompanied by an additional reading fee.
4. Pages should be numbered.
5. All entries will be read blind. Information that identifies the author should NOT appear on the manuscript itself or in the file name.
6. All work must be previously unpublished.
7. Simultaneous submissions are acceptable. Please notify us immediately upon acceptance elsewhere.
8. Each piece will be read by at least two Sycamore staffers, with the winner selected by the judge, Shane McCrae.
9. All contest submissions will be considered for regular inclusion in Sycamore Review.
10. If you are personally affiliated with the judge, please do not submit to that genre.
Ends on February 28, 2018

Submissions are limited to one piece of non-fiction. Please submit a .doc or .rtf file only and include a cover letter in the comments section. We’d like to know a little bit about you and your work.

We do accept simultaneous submissions, but request prompt notification if the work is accepted elsewhere. Please note simultaneous submissions in your cover letter.

Note about the fee: Under our Submittable plan, we are only allowed 800 non-fee submissions per month. If we exceed this, our regular submissions will change to a $2 fee, the lowest fee allowable in the system. You may notice this happening at the end of a given month. At the beginning of the following month, we will revert to free submissions.

Ends on March 31, 2018
Please submit no more than one story, essay, novel excerpt, or up to five poems. Please submit a .doc or .rtf file only and include a cover letter in the comments section. We’d like to know a little bit about you and your work. Additionally, if the submission is a prose piece, please designate the genre between fiction, non-fiction, or prose poetry/hybrid genre in the cover letter.

We do accept simultaneous submissions, but request prompt notification if the work is accepted elsewhere. Please note simultaneous submissions in your cover letter. Translators will be asked to provide a version of any accepted pieces in the source language. Both the translator and the original author will be paid at the standard rate when applicable.

Note about the fee: Under our Submittable plan, we are only allowed 800 non-fee submissions per month. If we exceed this, our regular submissions will change to a $2 fee, the lowest fee allowable in the system. You may notice this happening at the end of a given month. At the beginning of the following month, we will revert to free submissions.



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