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  • Poemhunter Moderator (3/6/2014 7:12:00 AM) Post reply

    Cleveland State University
    Poetry Center Prizes

    Deadline: March 16,2014
    Entry Fee: $25
    Website: http://www.csuohio.edu/poetrycenter
    E-mail address: csupc.mgr@gmail.com

    Two prizes of $1,000 each and publication in the Cleveland State University Poetry Series are given annually for poetry collections. The First Book Prize is open to poets who have not published a book. Ilya Kaminsky will judge. The Open Competition is given to a poet who has published at least one poetry collection of 48 pages or more. Erin Belieu will judge. Submit a manuscript of 48 to 100 pages with a $25 entry fee ($28 for electronic submissions) by March 16. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

    Cleveland State University, Poetry Center Prizes, English Department,2121 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115. (216) 687-3986. Frank Giampietro, Poetry Center Interim Director.

  • Poemhunter Moderator (3/6/2014 7:11:00 AM) Post reply

    Passages North
    Literary Prizes

    Deadline: March 15,2014
    Entry Fee: $15
    Website: http://www.passagesnorth.com
    E-mail address: passages@nmu.edu

    Two prizes of $1,000 each and publication in Passages North are given biennially for a short story and a short short story, essay, or prose poem. For the Waasnode Short Fiction Prize, submit a story of up to 7,500 words; Rus Bradburd will judge. For the Neutrino Short Short Prize, submit up to three stories, essays, hybrid-essays, or prose poems of up to 500 words each; Connie Voisine will judge. The entry fee is $15, which includes a copy of the prize issue, and the deadline is March 15. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

    Passages North, Literary Prizes, Northern Michigan University,1401 Presque Isle Avenue, Marquette, MI 49855. Jennifer Howard, Editor.

  • Poemhunter Moderator (3/6/2014 7:10:00 AM) Post reply

    Campbell Corner
    Poetry Prize

    Deadline: March 15,2014
    Entry Fee: $25
    Website: http://www.sarahlawrence.edu/campbell
    E-mail address: campbellcorner@slc.edu

    A prize of $3,000 and publication on the Campbell Corner website is given annually for a group of poems that " treat larger transpersonal themes with lyric intensity." The winning writer is also invited to give a reading at Poets House in New York City. Phillis Levin and Vijay Seshadri will judge. Submit three copies of up to 20 pages of poetry with a $25 entry fee by March 15. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

    Campbell Corner, Poetry Prize, Sarah Lawrence College,1 Mead Way, Bronxville, NY 10708.

  • Poemhunter Moderator (3/5/2014 10:08:00 AM) Post reply

    The Word Works
    Washington Prize

    Deadline: March 15,2014
    Entry Fee: $25
    Website: http://www.wordworksbooks.org

    A prize of $1,500 and publication by the Word Works, a nonprofit literary organization, is given annually to a U.S. or Canadian poet for a poetry collection. Submit a manuscript of 48 to 64 pages with a $25 entry fee between January 15 and March 15. Send an SASE, e-mail, or visit the website for complete guidelines.

    The Word Works, Washington Prize, c/o Nancy White, Dearlove Hall, Adirondack Community College,640 Bay Road, Queensbury, NY 12804.

  • Poemhunter Moderator (3/5/2014 10:07:00 AM) Post reply

    Image
    Milton Postgraduate Fellowship

    Deadline: March 15,2014
    Entry Fee: $25
    Website: http://www.imagejournal.org/page/fellowships/the-milton-center/postgraduate-fellowship
    E-mail address: miltoncenter@imagejournal.org

    A nine-month fellowship, including a $16,000 stipend, is given annually to a Christian writer of poetry, fiction, or creative nonfiction to complete a first book. Writers who are U.S. citizens and have completed an MFA in creative writing or an MA in creative writing, English, or the humanities are eligible. The fellowship will take place on the campus of Seattle Pacific University from September 15,2014, to June 15,2015. Fellows will give a reading and a lecture at events hosted by Image, and teach courses in the SPU English department. Submit 8 to 12 poems or 30 to 50 pages of prose, a book proposal, a biography, and a brief explanation of goals to accomplish with a $25 entry fee by March 15. Applicants should also submit three letters of recommendation, sent directly to Image. Send an SASE, call, e-mail, or visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.

    Image, Milton Postgraduate Fellowship,3307 Third Avenue West, Seattle, WA 98119. (206) 281-2988.

  • Poemhunter Moderator (3/5/2014 10:06:00 AM) Post reply

    Tusculum Review
    Literary Prizes

    Deadline: March 15,2014
    Entry Fee: $15
    Website: http://www2.tusculum.edu/tusculumreview/contest
    E-mail address: review@tusculum.edu

    Two prizes of $1,000 each and publication in Tusculum Review are given annually for a poem and a short story. Jericho Brown will judge in poetry, and Sara Pritchard will judge in fiction. Submit five poems totaling no more than 10 pages or a story of up to 25 pages with a $15 entry fee, which includes a copy of the prize issue, by March 15. Send an SASE, e-mail, or visit the website for complete guidelines.

    Tusculum Review, Literary Prizes, P.O. Box 5113,60 Shiloh Road, Greeneville, TN 37743. Wayne Thomas, Editor.

  • Poemhunter Moderator (3/5/2014 10:06:00 AM) Post reply

    Finishing Line Press
    New Women's Voices Chapbook Competition

    Deadline: March 15,2014
    Entry Fee: $15
    E-mail address: flpbookstore@aol.com

    A prize of $1,000 and publication by Finishing Line Press is given annually for a poetry chapbook by a woman who has not published a full-length collection. Leah Maines will judge. Submit a manuscript of up to 26 pages with a $15 entry fee by March 15. All entries are considered for publication. Send an SASE, e-mail, or visit the website for complete guidelines.

    Finishing Line Press, New Women's Voices Chapbook Competition, P.O. Box 1626, Georgetown, KY 40324. (859) 514-8966. Chris Kincaid, Editor. www.finishinglinepress.com/guidelines.php

  • Poemhunter Moderator (3/5/2014 7:35:00 AM) Post reply

    CBC Poetry Prize

    WHAT: Submit your original, unpublished, poem or poetry collection. The entry must be between 400 and 600 words.

    WHEN: Competition opens: March 1,2014. Deadline to submit: May 1,2014 at 11: 59 p.m. ET

    WHO: All Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada can submit.

    A fee of $25.00 (taxes included) for administration purposes is required for each entry.

    THE PRIZE: The First Prize winner will receive $6,000, courtesy of the Canada Council for the Arts, and will have his/her story published in Air Canada’s enRoute magazine and on the Canada Writes website. He or she will also be awarded a two-week residency at The Banff Centre's Leighton Artists' Colony, and will be interviewed on CBC Radio.

    The 4 runners-up will each receive $1,000, courtesy of the Canada Council for the Arts, and their stories will be published on the Canada Writes website.

    More information: http://www.cbc.ca/books/canadawrites/literaryprizes/poetry/

  • Poemhunter Moderator (3/4/2014 9:22:00 AM) Post reply

    New South
    Writing Contest

    Deadline: March 15,2014
    Entry Fee: $15
    Website: http://www.newsouthjournal.com
    E-mail address: newsoutheditors@gmail.com

    Two prizes of $1,000 each and publication in New South are given annually for a poem and a story or an essay. Brian Oliu will judge in poetry; Christopher Merkner will judge in prose. Submit up to three poems or up to 9,000 words of prose with a $15 entry fee, which includes a subscription to New South, by March 15. All entries are considered for publication. E-mail or visit the website for complete guidelines.

    New South, Writing Contest, English Department, Georgia State University, P.O. Box 3970, Atlanta, GA 30302. Jenny Mary Brown, Editor in Chief.

  • Poemhunter Moderator (3/4/2014 9:21:00 AM) Post reply

    Slope Editions
    Book Prize

    Deadline: March 15,2014
    Entry Fee: $22
    Website: http://www.slopeeditions.org
    E-mail address: orders@slope.org

    A prize of $1,000 and publication by Slope Editions is given annually for a poetry collection. Matt Hart will judge. Submit a manuscript of 40 to 90 pages with a $22 entry fee ($25 for electronic submissions) by March 15. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

    Slope Editions, Book Prize,847 Bernardston Road, Greenfield, MA 01301. Christopher Janke, Editor.

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