The Side Street Press YOUNG WRITERS BOOK CONTEST - 2019



In an effort to bring new voices to the Chicago forefront, Side Street Press is holding its first Young Writers Book Contest.

 ·       Writers must be between the ages of 18-30 at the time of submission

·        Submission period: January 1-January 31, 2019

·        Submit 30 pages max of fiction, memoir or creative nonfiction to info@sidestreetpressinc.com

·        No fee

·        Select writers will be contacted in February, 2019 to submit their entire manuscript.

·        The contest winner will receive a $200.00 award and potentially a contract to publish the work with Side Street Press.

·        Writer must be from the Chicago area. 

·        Material with a Chicago connection is preferred but not required.