Sponsored by Tom Howard Books, the contest is open for poems in any style or theme. The Margaret Reid Prize awards poems with regular meter … Read More “Tom Howard/Margaret Reid Poetry Contest”
Awarded annually to the two best book-length manuscripts of original poetry submitted in an open competition. Submissions are considered for both prizes. Submit manuscripts between … Read More “Brittingham and Pollak Poetry Prize”
Entries must be previously unpublished and fiction entries should be no longer than 25 typed, double-spaced pages. Poetry entries can include any number of poems … Read More “Robert Watson Literary Prizes”
Submit original, unpublished, free verse poems from 10 lines to two pages in English. Reading period: April 1 to Sept. 15. Hard copy entries via … Read More “Bloodroot Literary Magazine Annual Poetry Contest”
Submit original fiction or nonfiction of up to 6,000 words, or submit 3-5 poems or one long poem of at least five pages. The theme … Read More “Terrain.org Annual Contest for Fiction, Nonfiction and Poetry”
Submit a manuscript between 50 and 75 pages. Previously published work is eligible.
Submit up to 10 unpublished haiku on three separate 3×5 cards. Contest held by the Haiku Society of America.
Established in honor of poet Benjamin Saltman in 1998, this contest awards a previously unpublished collection of poetry. 48 page minimum. No email or digital … Read More “Benjamin Saltman Poetry Award”
The judge of the 4th Annual Poetry Contest is Robert Pinsky, the only poet to have been named three times The United States Poet Laureate. … Read More “Poetry Contest by The Tennessee Williams/ New Orleans Literary Festival”
THE DREAM QUEST ONE POETRY CONTEST is open to anyone that loves expressing innermost thoughts and feelings into the beautiful literary art of poetry! Guidelines: … Read More “Dream Quest One Poetry Contest – Summer 2013”