The Fence Modern Prize in Prose is a contest for open-form prose projects of any length written in English. Genres rotate between criticism, hybrid nonfiction, poetics, biography, autobiography, speculation, and anything Other. Previous winners include Hilary Plum, Ottessa Moshfegh, and Mark Baumer. The 2019 FMPP will be awarded to a prose memoir and published in 2020.
The submission fee is $29, and all entrants receive a subscription or renewal to Fence.