Deadline: September 30, 2023
Entry fee: $22
About the competition
Submit published or unpublished poems. $9,000 in total prizes. Authors from all countries eligible except Syria, Iran, North Korea, Crimea, Russia, and Belarus (due to US government restrictions). No restriction on age of author.
- TOM HOWARD PRIZE: $3,000 for a poem in any style or genre
- MARGARET REID PRIZE: $3,000 for a poem that rhymes or has a traditional style
- The top two winners will also receive two-year gift certificates from our co-sponsor, Duotrope (a $100 value)
- Honorable Mentions: 10 awards of $300 each (any style)
- Top 12 entries published online
- Read the whole guideline and submit an entry here.