Thursday, February 11, 2010

April 2010 Poetry Contest

Nimrod Literary Awards
The Pablo Neruda Prize for Poetry

Submission Period:
Deadline: 04/30/10

Eligible Entry: 3-10 pages of unpublished poetry (a single poem or several short poems)

Open to: No restrictions indicated

Entry Fee: $20; entry fee includes a one year subscription to Nimrod

Prize: 1st Prize: $2,000 and publication
2nd Prize: $1,000 and publication

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Poetry Chapbook Contest Deadline: 5/01/10

Kent State University
Stan and Tom Wick Poetry Prize

Submission Period:
Feb. 01 - May 01, 2010

Eligible Entry: 50-70 pages of original poetry

Open to: poets who have not published a book of poetry with an edition of 500 or more copies

Entry Fee: $20

Prize: $2,000 and publication

Poetry Contest Deadline: April 30, 2010

Writers' Journal
Poetry Contest

Submission Period:
Deadline: 4/30/10

Eligible Entry: an original poem of 25 lines or less

Open to: no restrictions indicated

Entry Fee: $3/ poem

Prize: 1st Prize: $50
2nd Prize: $25
3rd Prize: $15
Winners are published in the Writers' Journal