The Siskiyou Prize is closed

The next submission window will open in 2025.

We’re sorry we are unable to respond to queries at this time.

If you'd like to receive updates on the prize, join the Ashland Creek Press list:


The Siskiyou Prize accepts published or unpublished full-length prose manuscripts, including novels, memoirs, short story collections, and essay collections.

Read the full guidelines.

About the award

The 2021 Siskiyou Prize winner received a cash award of $1,000 and a two-week residency at the Sitka Center for Art and Ecology during the 2022-2023 residency season.