Helen Short Story Award

**currently on hiatus until further notice**

Helen: A Literary Magazine holds an annual short story contest open for all short story writers worldwide.

A judge is selected from outside our staff to review the stories and select one winner (with possible honorable mentions). The winning story receives $100 cash prize.

Submissions open on March 1st and close on August 1st.

All submissions are also reviewed by staff and considered for publication in our issues and in our ongoing blog series Friday Night Specials.