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
Prize: $1,000 + Publication
Submission Deadline: November 30th, 2014
This year we are pleased to accept online entries to the contest. We will continue to accept submissions by mail.
STEP ONE: Payment
Submit the $15 contest fee for three pieces through our online marketplace using a credit card. Add the 2013 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 "2013 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 November, 30th. 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 November 30th.