2021 Short Story Contest

Student and adult (non-member and member) submissions are now closed.

We thank everyone for their submissions.

Winning submissions and runners up will be publically announced August 30th.

2021 Short Story Readings  

Thursday, October 21

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Presentation of the Winners and Runners-Up of the 

F. Scott Fitzgerald Short Story Contest:

Taryn S. Trazkovich -

            Student Winner

Nathanael Brown-

             Adult Winner

Winners will read  from their stories.

Sample readings from last year are here.

On the evening of October 21, the winners and runners-up of the F. Scott Fitzgerald Student Short Story Contest (open to students in Montgomery County) and the adult F. Scott Fitzgerald Short Story Contest (open to residents of Maryland, Virginia, and DC) will be announced. 

The winners and runners-up in both the adult and student Short Story Contest will read from and comment briefly on their stories.