The Galley Beggar Press
Short Story Prize 2019/20


The Galley Beggar Press Short Story Prize 2019/20 is now closed. Thank you to everyone who entered! We are currently reading submissions, and the key dates for your diary are:

Longlist announcement: 13 January 2020
Shortlist announcement: 27 January 2020
Prize-winner announcement: 17 February 2020

Prizes: 

The winning author will receive £2000. Shortlisted authors will each receive £150. Longlisted authors will receive £50 of book vouchers and a 4-book subscription to Galley Beggar Press.


The 2019/20 Prize Judges


Past winners


THE SHORT STORY PRIZE BLOG