Zoetrope is sponsoring their 11th Annual Short Fiction Contest, judged by Joyce Carol Oates. Submit your unpublished story of 5,000 words or less by October 1, 2007. They have reasonable entry fee of $15 per story and tantalizing prizes:
1st Place $1,000
2nd Place $500
3rd Place $250
Plus the winner and top seven finalists will get a shot at representation with one of the following agencies:
William Morris Agency
The Elaine Markson Literary Agency
Sterling Lord Literistic
The Georges Borchardt Literary Agency.
You can't win if you don't play...