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Malahat Review Novella Contest


  [University of Victoria]

P.O. Box 1700 Stn CSC

Victoria BC V8W 2Y2
Phone: 250-721-8524





The Malahat Review, Canada's premier literary magazine, invites entries from Canada, the United States, and elsewhere for the Novella Prize. One prize of $1,500 CAD is awarded. Previous winning entries have also won or been nominated for National Magazine Awards for Fiction and the O. Henry Prize. The Novella Prize is offered every second year, alternating with The Malahat Review’s Long Poem Prize.

Enter a single work of fiction, with a minimum length of 10,000 words and maximum length 20,000 words. No restrictions as to genre, subject matter, or aesthetic approach apply.


Malahat Review Novella Contest is listed in the following categories:

  • Novellas

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