Science Fiction Awards Watch

Fountain Award

Presented by

The Speculative Literature Foundation


Selection by a jury appointed by the Foundation


The work must be original stories published in magazine, anthology or web site that pays at least 1c/word or $5/story. Works published in single-author collections are not eligible.

Entries must be “speculative” in nature.


Short story (< 10,000 words)

Winner receives

A cash prize of $1000.

Submissions method

Works may only be submitted by the publisher. A given work publication may submit up to a maximum of three stories per year. For more details see the Award’s web site.

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