15 YEAR ANNIVERSARY
This will be the 15th anniversary of the contest and to celebrate they are offering their biggest grand prize yet: $1500! The Raymond Carver contest attracts stories from around the world and is known to award top prizes to virtual unknowns and never-been-published writers. Many prizewinners often credit placing in the contest as the springboard for their career as a writer.
Read their blog’s Q&As conducted last year with several past prizewinners of the Raymond Carver Contest.