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  • Poemhunter Moderator (6/5/2014 2:46:00 AM) Post reply

    Cultural Center of Cape Cod
    Poetry Competition

    Deadline: June 16,2014
    Entry Fee: $15
    Website: http://www.cultural-center.org
    E-mail address: lwolk@cultural-center.org

    A prize of $1,000 is given annually for a poem that has not won a national competition. George Bilgere will judge. Submit up to three poems totaling no more than five pages with a $15 entry fee by June 16. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

    Cultural Center of Cape Cod, Poetry Competition,307 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth, MA 02664. Lauren Wolk, Associate Director.

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    Towson University
    Prize for Literature

    Deadline: June 15,2014
    Website: http://www.towson.edu/english

    A prize of $1,000 is given annually for a book of poetry, fiction, or creative nonfiction by a writer who has lived in Maryland for at least three years and is currently a resident. Books published within the past three years or scheduled for publication in 2014 are eligible. Publishers, institutions, or individuals may submit three copies of a book or manuscript by June 15. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.

    Towson University, Prize for Literature, English Department, Towson, MD 21252. George Hahn, Department Chair.

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    Southern Poetry Review
    Guy Owen Prize

    Deadline: June 15,2014
    Entry Fee: $20
    Website: http://www.southernpoetryreview.org

    A prize of $1,000 and publication in Southern Poetry Review is given annually for a poem. Submit three to five poems totaling no more than 10 pages with a $20 entry fee, which includes a subscription to Southern Poetry Review, by June 15. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

    Southern Poetry Review, Guy Owen Prize, Department of Languages, Literature, and Philosophy, Armstrong Atlantic State University,11935 Abercorn Street, Savannah, GA 31419.

  • Poemhunter Moderator (6/5/2014 2:45:00 AM) Post reply

    University of Akron Press
    Akron Poetry Prize

    Deadline: June 15,2014
    Entry Fee: $25
    Website: http://www.uakron.edu/uapress/akron-poetry-prize

    A prize of $1,500 and publication by University of Akron Press is given annually for a poetry collection. Maxine Chernoff will judge. Submit a manuscript of 48 to 90 pages with a $25 entry fee by June 15. Send an SASE or visit the website for complete guidelines.

    University of Akron Press, Akron Poetry Prize,120 East Mill Street, Suite 415, Akron, OH 44308. Mary Biddinger, Series Editor. ?

  • Poemhunter Moderator (6/5/2014 2:44:00 AM) Post reply

    Pulitzer Prizes
    Prizes in Letters

    Deadline: June 14,2014
    Entry Fee: $50
    Website: http://www.pulitzer.org
    E-mail address: pulitzer@pulitzer.org

    Three prizes of $10,000 each are given annually to U.S. writers to honor books of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction (including creative nonfiction) published in the United States during the current year. For books published between January 1 and June 15, submit four copies of the book, an author biography and photograph, and a $50 entry fee by June 14. The deadline for books published during the second half of the year is October 1. Send an SASE, e-mail, or visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.

    Pulitzer Prizes, Prizes in Letters,709 Pulitzer Hall,2950 Broadway, Mail Code 3865, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027. ?

  • Poemhunter Moderator (6/4/2014 1:22:00 AM) Post reply | Read 1 reply

    2014 Canterbury Festival Poet of the Year

    Closing date: 20th June,2014.
    Prizes: Prizes will be awarded for the Winner,2nd and 3rd places, the " Best Read Poem" and the " People's Choice" voted for on the night. The Winner will be named 'Canterbury Festival Poet of the Year 2014' and will receive a book token for £50.00 plus a half case of wine,2nd and 3rd Prize. Winners will receive book tokens for £25.00 each, the " Best Read" Prize will be a bottle of sparkling wine and the " People's Choice" will receive a book token for £20.00.
    A longlist of entries will be selected for inclusion in the 2014 Anthology.
    Entry fee: £5 per poem.
    Theme: The poem or poem sequence may be on any subject and in any style, but must not exceed 60 lines in length.

    For information on how to enter, visit website. canterburyfestival.co.uk/

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    • Teboho Petrus Ntaita (6/4/2014 11:40:00 AM) Post reply

      i would like to join but i hv no idea how to enter this poetry contest, plz any infor is helpfull thank you

  • Poemhunter Moderator (6/4/2014 1:21:00 AM) Post reply

    Mslexia Poetry and Pamphlet

    Closing date: 16th June,2014.
    Prizes: poetry: £2,000 plus mentoring session and week-long retreat, £400, £200,17 £25 runners-up, £100 for the best from an unpublished poet; pamphlet: publication by Seren Books,25 complimentary copies,10 royalties and £250.
    Entry fee: poetry, £7 for up to three; pamphlet, £20.
    For poems, and length/style, and collections of 20-24 pages by women who have not had a collection published.

    Email: poetry@mslexia.co.uk
    Website: mslexia.co.uk

  • Poemhunter Moderator (6/4/2014 1:21:00 AM) Post reply

    Templar Poetry Pamphlet and Collection Awards

    Closing date: 16th June,2014.
    Prizes: Publication byTemplar Poetry
    Entry fee: £18 postal, £20 online
    Full-length poetry pamphlets.

    Email: info@templarpoetry.co.uk
    Website: templarpoetry.com

  • Poemhunter Moderator (6/4/2014 1:20:00 AM) Post reply

    The 8th International Welsh Poetry Competition,2014

    Closing date: 15th June,2014.
    Prizes: 1st Prize - £400,2nd Prize - £200 and 3rd Prize - £100, plus 17 runners-up will be published on our web site and in a future anthology!
    Entry fee: £4.

    Compose a poem, in English, of less than 50 lines and send to the competition organizers.
    For more information visit website. welshpoetry.co.uk

  • Poemhunter Moderator (6/4/2014 1:20:00 AM) Post reply

    Segora Poetry Competition 2014

    Closing date: 15th June,2014.
    Prizes: First prize: £150; Second: £50; Third: £30

    Entry fee: £4, adding £2 per subsequent entry, no limit.
    Poems may be on any theme, in free verse or any form to a maximum of 50 lines.

    For full entry rules and conditions see website. poetryproseandplays.com

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