(Via separate emails from Shakti Bhatt, editor of Bracket Books, and writer/journalist/blogger Nisha Susan)
Toto Funds the Arts, Delhi Chapter, invites entries for its flash fiction contest. The winner will get a cash prize of Rs 3,000 and two runners-up will be awarded Rs 1,000 each. A public event will be organised for the winners to read their stories along with an established author.
1. You cannot be older than 30 on June 1, 2007. Include a statement confirming your date of birth and that the story is original and unpublished.
2. The contest is limited to young Indians residing in Delhi and the NCR.
3. Only one submission is allowed per person.
4. The story cannot exceed 500 words.
5. Entries can be either sent by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or by snail mail to:
TFA Contest, D 377, 2nd Floor,
6. The deadline is 20 April 2007. Please mention your name and contact details separately, not on the entry itself.
(Toto Funds the Arts is a non-profit trust based in Bangalore, set up to encourage and promote the talent of creative young Indians.)