Jim Baen Memorial Short Story Award



NOTE: Names should be removed from manuscripts for anonymous judging.

Write a short story of no more than 8,000 words, that shows the near future (no more than about 50-60 years out) of manned space exploration.


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Market Genres, Styles & Subjects
Genres
Science Fiction
Styles
Literary
Subjects
Open to all/most subjects

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
Flash
0 to 1000
7 cents/word

Short Story
1000 to 7500
7 cents/word

Novelette
7500 to 8000
7 cents/word


Market Submission Types
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Reprints?: No
Multiple Submissions?: No
Simultaneous Submissions?: No

Market Response Data
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Accuracy:
There are 22 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
4 min | 60.09 mean avg | 70 median | 121 max days
Responded:
100.00%
Accepted:
-
Rejected:
100.00% (50.00% of rejections are personal)
Rewrites:
-
Dead Letters:
-
Lost/Returned:
-
Never Responded:
-
Withdrawn:
-
Pending:
1 pending responses (86 min | 86 mean avg | 86 median | 86 max days waiting)
Note: pending statistics may skew high if some users neglect their data.
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