The 2020 Illinois Science Fiction in Chicago (ISFiC) short fiction contest for unpublished writers of science fiction and fantasy has extended its deadline for submissions to November 27, 2020. First prize includes $300, publication in the Windycon 47 program book and on the ISFiC website, and membership and accommodations for Windycon 47, to be held at the Westin in Lombard, Illinois on November 12-14, 2021, COVID-permitting, featuring all of the guests from 2020. Up to two honorable mentions will each receive an “American 1 oz. Silver Coin.”
The contest is open to applicants of all ages who attended Windycon 2019, are registered for Windycon 47, or are residents of Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, Kentucky, Ohio, Michigan, or Wisconsin. The winner and runners-up will be announced in December 2020.
For details and rules, see the ISFiC site.
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