Next Generation Story Awards
A not-for-profit international awards program for authors of short stories.
Entry deadline: February 28, 2024
Brought to you by the Next Generation Indie Book Awards (the largest book awards program in the world for self-published authors and independent publishers) and Independent Book Publishing Professionals Group
The Next Generation Story Awards is an esteemed not-for-profit awards program for short story writers. In its inaugural awards year, this program is designed to celebrate the best short story writing and the creative minds behind the words. The Next Generation Story Awards is brought to you by the Next Generation Indie Book Awards, the largest and most rewarding book awards program in the world for self-published authors and independent publishers, which has been operating since 2008, and Independent Book Publishing Professionals Group.
A brand new not-for-profit awards program open to authors writing short stories worldwide is now accepting entries written in English.
The 2024 Next Generation Story Awards is open to all short story writers and authors worldwide, including first-time authors, seasoned authors, and even published authors in the U.S., Canada, or internationally who have an unpublished short story under 5,000 words (or under 3,000 words for Middle School and Senior School categories) written in English.