General Submission Guidelines
Quarter After Eight is devoted to the exploration of innovative writing. We accept submissions in any genre from new and established writers.
2014 Robert J. DeMott Short Prose Contest Guidelines
Deadline Extended! Submit by December 5th.
Prize: $1,000 + Publication
Judge: Dinty W. Moore
Submission Deadline: December 5, 2014
We accept online entries to the contest through our submission manager. We will also continue to accept contest submissions by mail.
STEP ONE: Payment
Submit the $15 contest fee for three pieces through our online marketplace using a credit card. Add the 2014 Robert J. DeMott Short Prose Contest to your cart. You will be emailed a confirmation of your payment and a receipt number. You will need this to complete your submission.
STEP TWO: Submit
Submit up to three pieces as one document through our online submission manager. Be sure to submit to the genre "2014 Robert J. DeMott Short Prose Contest." In the comments section please include your payment receipt number. Online submissions without a receipt number will be not be considered.
Online submissions close at 8:15 pm EST on December 5th. Submissions received after this time will not be considered.
Mail entries to:
Quarter After Eight
360 Ellis Hall
Athens, OH 45701
Submissions must be postmarked on or before December 5th.