Short Story Contest

The Watsfic Short Story contest is an event that happens every term, where anyone can submit their Science Fiction/Fantasy themed short stories. This term we are partnering with Quetzal, a new arts magazine launched on campus for anyone affiliated with UW can submit work to be published, you can check them out at
The winner will then be chosen by our panel of judges, and the top three will win Chapters gift cards! The top prize winner will also have their story published in Quetzal.
We ask that contestants submit one story only, with a word limit of 7500 words. The due date for submissions is November 27th. Contestants should sent two files of their stories one with their name and one without their name so we can have anonymous judging.
Email submissions to
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