Sci-Fest LA, the Los Angeles Science Fiction One-Act Play Festival, has announced a new SF short story contest called the Roswell Award, open to writers 18 and over worldwide. A $1,000 prize will be granted to the best short science fiction story of 1,500 words or fewer. Submission deadline is January 15, 2015.
The festival is also starting the Tomorrow Prize, open to LA county high school students. The submission deadline is February 15, 2015, and the winner will receive $250.
For more, including submission details: www.sci-fest.com