Page Intentions: The Outlet Comics Submission page aims to be a hub for you to discover and post open submission periods, calls for art, and grants.

Current State: We are just starting to grow this page and new information will be added as it becomes available.

Have Submission Information to Share? Send submission information directly to You can also post it in the “calls-for-submissions” channel on our Discord server and we’ll make sure it gets added here.

Submission Compilations and Resources

Continuously Open Calls For Submissions

  • Back to Print‘s the deadline. – A Chicago-based quarterly literary newspaper. Always accepting story submissions in the form of writing, poetry, reviews, drawings, cartoons, etc. Send your submissions to

Current Open Calls For Submissions

  • I Like Robots! – This is Chidrawgo’s latest publication, published by Outlet Comics (so we’re maybe a little sweet on this one.) This will be a full color 8.5″ x 11″ magazine, looking for sequential art, illustrations, and writing. – Open through March 28, 2021.
  • Tales of the Dispatch from Indie Comix Dispatch and SnowyWorks. Accepting accepting short sequential art stories, either black and white or full color, for their new digital anthology. – Open through February 20, 2021.
  • 5th Annual Queer Comics “Prism Award” – The Prism Awards are presented to comic works by queer authors and stories that promote the growing body of diverse, powerful, innovative, positive or challenging representations of LGBTQAI+ characters in fiction or nonfiction comics. – Open through February 28, 2021.

Closed Calls For Submissions
We like to keep these here because they are great for reference and you never know when they might post a new call, so click through and give some follows.