The fairly prestigious Masters Review has a flash fiction (by which they mean anything below 1000 words) contest.
“Our love of flash fiction runs deep. We are proud to now offer a contest dedicated solely to flash twice a year. This is the first time we have offered a summer contest for tiny and mighty fiction. The winning writer will be awarded $3000 and publication on The Masters Review site. Second and third place will be awarded $300 and $200, respectively, as well as publication in The Masters Review. So here it is: a home for your very best small fiction.
Winner receives $3000 and publication
Second and third place prizes are $300 and $200 respectively
Stories under 1000 words
Previously unpublished stories only
Simultaneous and multiple submissions allowed
Emerging writers only (We are interested in offering a larger platform to new writers. Self-published writers and writers with story collections and novels with a small circulation are welcome to submit.)
International submissions allowed
$20 entry fee allows up to two stories – if submitting two stories, please put them both in a SINGLE document.
Deadline: September 30, 2018
Please no identifying information on your story
All stories are considered for publication
To view a list of our most commonly asked questions regarding submitting to The Masters Review, please see our FAQ page.