I don't have an anthology market today but came across this short story contest, and it's FREE! And the first place winner gets a $500 award! Read on for all the details.
Enter the Second Bathsheba Monk Short Story Contest. No entry fee, no word or entry limit (although please be reasonable and remember that your best work has the best shot of winning). $500 award to first place and publication on Bathsheba Monk's website http://www.bathsheb amonk.com/ and on his blog http://bathshebamon kssc.blogspot. com/2008/ 10/bathsheba- monks-second- annual-short. html.
No electronic submissions. Please, send manuscript(s) via mail to:
The Bathsheba Monk Short Story Contest
Please double space manuscripts and make sure you have toner in your printer. Tell them about yourself in a cover letter. Simultaneous submissions are okay, but please let them know if your manuscript is accepted for publication elsewhere in the meantime. Manuscripts cannot be returned, and Inotification of final results will be sent via email. Deadline is , 2008. The winner will bel announced in February.