John Guyon Literary Nonfiction Prize
Offered annually for nonpublished work, this award seeks to reward excellence in creative nonfiction. This is not a prize for academic essays. The word limit is 6500 words.
Open to all U.S. writers, this prize awards $1500 and publication in Crab Orchard Review. Entry fee is $15 for each entry, maximum of three entries allowed. Each entry fee includes a year's subscription to the literary journal.
All eligible entries must be postmarked between February 1, 2005, and April 1, 2005. For more imformation, see their webpage: www.siu.edu/~crborchd