In our effort to encourage and reward talented writers, St. Somewhere will be awarding three annual prizes to our contributors. This is not a contest in the traditional manner practiced by many literary journals and magazines. There are no special entry guidelines or fees. Winners will be chosen from among the journal's regularly selected contributors.
Award winners will be decided in January of each year and all contributors from the preceeding year will be eligible for selection. The prizes are as follows:
Jack Mandora Prize for Fiction - $75.00 USD
Awarded to a single recipient in recognition of their prose fiction work. May be awarded on the merit of one or more short stories featured in St. Somewhere.
St. Somewhere Prize for Poetry - $50.00 USD
Awarded to a single recipient in recoginition of their poetic work. May be awarded on the merit of one or more poems featured in St. Somewhere.
Caribbean Spirit Award - $25.00 USD
Awarded to a single recipient in recognition of their effective use of Caribbean dialect or nation language, whether in fiction or poetry. May be awarded on the merit of one or more works of poetry and/or fiction featured in St. Somewhere.