Friday, October 31, 2014
First Prize $300, publication in Rhino Poetry Magazine, Nomination for Push-Cart Prize
Two runner's Up $50, feature on Rhino Poetry Website
Submissions must be postmarked or submitted online between September 1 – October 31.
For additional submission guidelines, visit our general submissions page.
ELECTRONIC SUBMISSIONS (preferred)
1. Group up to 5 previously unpublished poems into one document – upload a single file in .doc or .docx .rtf or .PDF format
2. Cover letter in the “Comments” field – to “Founders’ Prize Contest” listing your name, address, email address and/or telephone number and titles of your poems, and how you learned of the contest.
3. Pay your $10 entry fee through the online submission page.
4. Click here for Founders’ Prize Contest online submissions or to check the status of your submission.
SUBMISSIONS BY MAIL
o Send up to 5 unpublished poems (no more than 5 pages total) between September 1 and October 31. No identifying information should appear on the poems.
o Submissions must include a cover letter to “Founders’ Prize Contest” listing your name, address, email address and/or telephone number and titles of your poems, and how you learned of the contest.
o Enclose a $10 entry fee (check or money order payable to RHINO or Rhino Poetry – no cash)
o Manuscripts will not be returned. Include a SASE for notification of results.
Mail your submission and entry fee to:
P.O. Box 591
Evanston, IL 60204