Submit Writing for DISQUIET Literary Contest

Submissions are now open for the DISQUIET literary prize. This contest is for writing in fiction, nonfiction or poetry, by a writer who has not published more than one book with a major press.

The fiction winner will be published in, the nonfiction winner in and the poetry winner in The Common, and genre winners will receive a $500 cash prize in addition to publication. One grand-prize winner will receive a full scholarship – including tuition, lodging and a $1,000 travel stipend – to Lisbon in 2022 (June 26 – July 8).

The submission deadline is Jan. 24, 2022, with a fee of $15. To review the full guidelines and submit, visit