Thursday, September 1, 2016
Established in 1998, in honor of the poet Benjamin Saltman (1927-1999), this award is for a previously unpublished original collection of poetry. Awarded collection is selected through an annual competition which is open to all poets.
Award is $3000, publication of the awarded collection by Red Hen Press, and a four-week PLAYA Residency. Entry fee is $25.00. Name on cover sheet only, 48 page minimum, 96 page maximum. Send SASE for notification. Entries must be postmarked by September 1st.
See more at: http://redhen.org/awards-2/bsa/#sthash.HolccCFU.dpuf
For questions or to withdraw a submitted entry, please contact our Production Coordinator, Alisa Trager.