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  • Poemhunter Moderator (4/19/2014 6:43:00 AM) Post reply

    Trio House Press
    First/Second Book Award

    Deadline: April 30,2014
    Entry Fee: $25
    Website: http://www.triohousepress.org
    E-mail address: tayveneese@triohousepress.org

    A prize of $1,000, publication by Trio House Press, and 20 author copies is given annually for a first or second poetry collection. The winner is also asked to serve as a part-time volunteer for Trio House Press for two years after publication. Peter Campion will judge. Submit a manuscript of 48 to 70 pages with a $25 entry fee by April 30. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

    Trio House Press, First/Second Book Award, P.O. Box 374, Sedalia, CO 80135. (978) 821-1630. Tayve Neese, Executive Editor.

  • Poemhunter Moderator (4/19/2014 6:43:00 AM) Post reply

    Late Night Library
    Debut-litzer Prizes

    Deadline: April 30,2014
    Entry Fee: $28
    Website: http://www.latenightlibrary.org
    E-mail address: LNL@latenightlibrary.org

    Two prizes of $1,000 each are given annually for a book of poetry and a book of fiction published in the previous year. The winners will also be featured on the Late Night Library podcast series. Authors, agents, or publishers may submit two copies of a book published in North America in 2013 with a $28 entry fee by April 30. E-mail or visit the website for complete guidelines.

    Late Night Library, Debut-litzer Prizes,7503 SE Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, OR 97206. Paul Martone, Contact.

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    Rubery Book Award
    International Rubery Book Award

    Deadline: April 30,2014
    Entry Fee: $50
    Website: http://www.ruberybookaward.com
    E-mail address: enquiries@ruberybookaward.com

    A prize of £1,000 (approximately $1,635) will be given annually for a book of poetry, fiction, or creative nonfiction that is self-published or published by an independent press. The winning book will also be read by a literary agent from London's MBA literary agency. Ann Evans, Pauline Morgan, and Clare Morrall will judge. Submit one copy of a book and a $50 entry fee by April 30. Visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.

    Rubery Book Award, International Rubery Book Award, P.O. Box 6990, Dudley DY1 9JS, England. Heather Painter, Contact.

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  • P.j. Reed (4/19/2014 6:18:00 AM) Post reply Stage

    The Double Happiness Competition to find the greatest love poem of 2014! !

    Poems can be up to 70 lines
    Poems can be of any form or style
    Poems must be written about aspects of love
    This competition is run by Lost Tower Publications.

    Poetry Prize: The poem judged as the most exciting, dynamic and unusual will: Receive a £10 prize; A signed poetry book from Rainbow Reed and have their poem published on the Poetry Books and Lost Tower Publications websites.

    For Further Information please visit our website at: http://losttowerpublications.jigsy.com/the-double-happiness-love-competition

    There is a submission fee £3.00 for up to three poems.

  • P.j. Reed (4/19/2014 6:14:00 AM) Post reply | Read 1 reply Stage

    Lost Tower Publications are collecting work to be published in a new Poetry anthology inspired by looking eastwards to Asia. This is free to enter with the best contributions being chosen for publication. The competition will close for entries in June 2014.

    Poems can be up to 70 lines
    Poems can be of any form or style
    Poems must celebrate Eastern culture, either the Far East or Middle East. Poems can be about holidays you have had while visiting the East, what its like to live in Asia or anything to do with Asian culture.
    Pictures must be in black and white only and must evoke the concept of Eastern Culture

    For further information visit our website on: http://losttowerpublications.jigsy.com/eastern-voices

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    • V P Mahur (4/20/2014 11:21:00 AM) Post reply Stage

      Dear Rainbow, There is no option of submitting a poem into the contest. Please tell me how I can enter into this contest.

  • Extra Person (4/18/2014 1:50:00 PM) Post reply Stage

    I want to see How much poetry is readen by me. Where i can to see it?

  • Poemhunter Moderator (4/18/2014 1:49:00 AM) Post reply

    University of Iowa Press
    Iowa Poetry Prize

    Deadline: April 30,2014
    Entry Fee: $20
    Website: http://www.uipress.uiowa.edu/authors/iowa-prize.htm

    Publication by University of Iowa Press is given annually for a poetry collection. Submit a manuscript of 50 to 150 pages with a $20 entry fee during the month of April. Call or visit the website for complete guidelines.

    University of Iowa Press, Iowa Poetry Prize,119 West Park Road,100 Kuhl House, Iowa City, IA 52242. (319) 335-2000. James McCoy, Director.

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    University of Pittsburgh Press
    Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize

    Deadline: April 30,2014
    Entry Fee: $25
    Website: http://www.upress.pitt.edu
    E-mail address: press@pitt.edu

    A prize of $5,000 and publication by University of Pittsburgh Press is given annually for a first poetry collection. Poets who have not published a full-length collection of poems may submit a manuscript of 48 to 100 pages with a $25 entry fee between March 1 and April 30. Send an SASE or visit the website for complete guidelines.

    University of Pittsburgh Press, Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize,7500 Thomas Boulevard,4th Floor, Pittsburgh, PA 15260.

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    Nimrod International Journal
    Nimrod Literary Awards

    Deadline: April 30,2014
    Entry Fee: $20
    Website: http://www.utulsa.edu/nimrod
    E-mail address: nimrod@utulsa.edu

    Two prizes of $2,000 each and publication in Nimrod International Journal are given annually for works of poetry and short fiction. The winners also receive transportation and lodging to attend the awards ceremony and writing conference in Tulsa in October. A runner-up in each category receives $1,000 and publication in Nimrod International Journal. U.S. writers may submit 3 to 10 pages of poetry or up to 7,500 words of fiction with a $20 entry fee, which includes a subscription to Nimrod International Journal, by April 30. All entries are considered for publication. Send an SASE, call, e-mail, or visit the website for complete guidelines.

    Nimrod International Journal, Nimrod Literary Awards,800 South Tucker Drive, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK 74104. (918) 631-3080. Eilis O'Neal, Editor in Chief.

  • Poemhunter Moderator (4/18/2014 1:48:00 AM) Post reply

    Marsh Hawk Press
    Poetry Prize

    Deadline: April 30,2014
    Entry Fee: $25
    Website: http://www.marshhawkpress.org
    E-mail address: mheditor@marshhawkpress.org

    A prize of $1,000 and publication by Marsh Hawk Press is given annually for a poetry collection. Brenda Hillman will judge. Submit a manuscript of 48 to 84 pages with a $25 entry fee by April 30. Send an SASE or visit the website for complete guidelines.

    Marsh Hawk Press, Poetry Prize, P.O. Box 206, East Rockaway, NY 11518. Sandy McIntosh, Publisher.

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