Contests

The Missouri Review offers two writing competitions each year, the Jeffrey E. Smith Editors’ Prize and the Miller Audio Prize.

Miller Audio Prize

Genres: audio recordings of prose, poetry, documentary, and humor
Prizes: one $1,000 prize for the winner in each category
Deadline: mid-March
Open for entries: NOW

Jeffrey E. Smith Editors’ Prize

Genres: fiction, nonfiction, poetry
Prizes: one $5,000 prize for the winner in each genre; every entry is considered for publication
Deadline: early October
Open for entries: starting spring 2018