“There’s no money in poetry, but then there’s no poetry in money, either.”–Robert Graves
Editors’ Prizes in Poetry and Prose
Deadline: March 1, 2018
E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Copper Nickel accepts submissions of poetry, fiction, essays, and translation folios from September 1 to March 1. The editors award two $500 prizes per issue—the Editors’ Prizes in Poetry and Prose. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
North American Review
James Hearst Poetry Prize
Deadline: October 31, 2017
Entry Fee: $20
A prize of $1,000 and publication in North American Review is given annually for a poem. Eduardo C. Corral will judge. Using the online submission system, submit up to five poems with a $20 entry fee, which includes a subscription to North American Review, by October 31. All entries are considered for publication. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
The Writing Contests, Grants, & Awards Database at P&W
The Writing Contests, Grants & Awards database includes details about the creative writing contests—including poetry contests, short story competitions, essay contests, awards for novels, and more—published in Poets & Writers Magazine during the past year. P&W reviews the practices and policies of each contest before including it, making it one of the most trusted resources for legitimate writing contests available anywhere.