Contests, Grants, and Residencies Glimmer Train Very Short Fiction Award April 3, 2015 Share on Twitter (opens in a new tab) on Facebook (opens in a new tab) on Linkedin (opens in a new tab) via email The Glimmer Train Very Short Fiction Award is open to all writers. Stories cannot have appeared in print before. Submissions cannot exceed 3,000 words. The winner receives $1,500, publication in Glimmer Train Stories, and 20 copies of that issue. Second place wins $500 and third place wins $300. Please do not submit more than three stories. Entry fee: $15 per story. Deadline: April 30, 2015 For more information, please visit the website.