Call for Submission – “Tirgan 2011 Short Story Contest”

Call for Submission – “Tirgan 2011 Short Story Contest”
Thank you for your interest in Tirgan Short Story Contest. Please note that the contest is 
closed, and we no longer accept applications.

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For submission instructions in Persian please click here:


Deadline: February 28, 2011

Tirgan 2011 is extending an invitation to all those interested in writing to participate in the Tirgan Short Story Contest. All eligible submissions will be judged by a panel in two stages. A selection of stories will advance to the final round, and will be published in the Tirgan short story collection. The top three winners will be awarded a cash prize.

Please note only submissions meeting all the following requirements will be considered for review by the panel of judges:

  • Language: Persian
  • Word count: Maximum 2,500 words (excluding the title).
  • All stories must be previously unpublishedin print, on the web, or in other media
  • Format: MS Word with page numbers
  • Applications must comprise of the three following sections:
  1. Cover page including:
    • Writer’s name and story title
    • Word count of the material
    • Writer’s contact information
    • Writer’s country of residence
  2. Main body pages: Story, not indicating the writer’s name
  3. Consent for publication, should the story enter the final round

Please submit only one short story to:

E-mail Address:  (The subject of your email message must be “Short Story Contest”)

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