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The Coniston Prize 14

A project of Radar Poetry

About

The Coniston Prize is an annual award that recognizes an exceptional group of poems by a woman writing in English.

Fees Notice: This project charges fees (or requires purchases) for all submissions.
Important: Fees are waived for those who identify as BIPOC for the first 14 days of the submission window.
Limited Demographic: Submissions are restricted to women.

Country of Publication & Year Established

United States Established in 2013

Publication Medium & Contest Frequency

Electronic Publication Electronic PublicationAwarded 1 x per year.

Poetry Temp Closed

Dates:
Will be open to submissions from 01 July 2022* (approx. 245 days from now) through 01 September 2022. 1
Audience:
Open to a broad Audience, including: Females.
Genres:
General General
Poetry Forms:
Open to all/most Forms.
Styles:
Open to all/most Styles, including: Literary.
Topics:
Open to all/most Topics.
Types/Lengths:
TypeLength Details
Poem PoemNo line limits known; 3 - 6 pieces.
Winner's Prize:
We list broad pay categories rather than prize specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
Professional payment (US$50 or more per poem) Professional payment (US$50 or more per poem).
Submissions:
ElectronicPostalReprintsSimultaneousMulti-EntriesMedia
OK No No OK OKText format submissions
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* We do not know the time and/or timezone, so we cannot be more precise. Submit early to avoid disappointment.

The Coniston Prize Submission Statistics

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Dates

Last Updated: 21 Oct 2021
Last Checked: 24 Oct 2021 We check each active listing's guidelines page for changes once a month (if compliant).
Last Audited: 09 Aug 2021 We audit each active listing twice a year.
Date Added: 21 Oct 2013

Before Submitting

We cannot guarantee that the information on this page is correct. It is not unusual for publications to evolve or close without notice. We do our best to keep up, but it isn't always possible. Just remember…

  • Always read the full guidelines provided by the publisher.
  • Try to read at least one previous publication to get a better idea of what the editor would like to see.
  • Unless the publisher's guidelines state otherwise, always use industry standard manuscript formatting.
  • Be professional, patient, and persistent.