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  • 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.

  • Poemhunter Moderator (3/4/2014 9:18:00 AM) Post reply

    Robinson Jeffers Tor House Foundation
    Poetry Prize

    Deadline: March 15,2014
    Entry Fee: $10
    Website: http://www.torhouse.org
    E-mail address: thf@torhouse.org

    A prize of $1,000 is given annually for a poem. Wesley McNair will judge. Submit up to three poems of no more than three pages each with a $10 entry fee by March 15. Send an SASE, call, e-mail, or visit the website for complete guidelines.

    Robinson Jeffers Tor House Foundation, Poetry Prize, P.O. Box 223240, Carmel, CA 93922. (831) 624-1813. Elliot Ruchowitz-Roberts, Coordinator.

  • Poemhunter Moderator (3/4/2014 9:17:00 AM) Post reply

    Gulf Coast
    Writing Contests

    Deadline: March 15,2014
    Entry Fee: $23
    Website: http://www.gulfcoastmag.org
    E-mail address: editors@gulfcoastmag.org

    Three prizes of $1,500 each and publication in Gulf Coast are given annually for a poem, a short story, and an essay. Rachel Zucker will judge in poetry, Andrea Barrett will judge in fiction, and John D'Agata will judge in nonfiction. Submit up to five poems totaling no more than 10 pages or a story or essay of up to 25 pages with a $23 entry fee, which includes a subscription to Gulf Coast, by March 15. All entries are considered for publication. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

    Gulf Coast, Writing Contests, English Department, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204. (713) 743-3223. Zachary Martin, Editor, and Karyna McGlynn, Managing Editor.

  • Poemhunter Moderator (3/4/2014 9:11:00 AM) Post reply

    Persea Books
    Lexi Rudnitsky Editor's Choice Award

    Deadline: March 5,2014
    Entry Fee: $25
    Website: http://www.perseabooks.com/editorschoiceaward.php
    E-mail address: poetry@perseabooks.com

    A prize of $1,000 and publication by Persea Books is given annually for a poetry collection by a U.S. poet who has published at least one book of poetry. The winner also receives a residency of two to four weeks at the Anderson Center in Red Wing, Minnesota. Submit a manuscript of at least 40 pages with a $25 entry fee by March 5. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

    Persea Books, Lexi Rudnitsky Editor's Choice Award, P.O. Box 1388, Columbia, MO 65205. (212) 260-9256. Gabriel Fried, Poetry Editor.

  • Jayne Harris (3/3/2014 11:22:00 AM) Post reply | Read 1 reply

    hi how do i enter the contest for poem /lyrics

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