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James White Award

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The James White Award


Selected by a jury appointed by the award administrators


The award is open only to writers who are not yet deemed to be professional. Stories much be original and unpublished.

Because the entries are unpublished there is no year of eligibility, but stories may only be submitted once.

Stories must be in English, and must be between 1,000 and 6,000 words.


  • Short Story

Winner receives

Submissions method

There is a maximum limit of one stories per writer. See the Award’s web site for full submission guidelines.

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