List of All Current Poetry Contests, Competitions, and Prizes

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List of all current contests, competitions, and prizes that accept poetry submissions. 668 results found.
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Here is a small, random sampling of the full list:
Note that this list does not include inactive listings. Some of these listings may be marked as: TEMP CLOSED (temporarily closed to submissions) or FLEDGLING (new listing with limited publication history).
-1000 Below: Flash Prose and Poetry Contest [Midway Journal] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Alice James Award [Alice James Books] Charges fees for all submissions
Atlanta Review International Poetry Competition [Atlanta Review] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Barthelme Prize for Short Prose [Gulf Coast] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Black Warrior Review Contest [Black Warrior Review] Charges fees for all submissions
Brett Elizabeth Jenkins Poetry Prize [Tinderbox Poetry Journal] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
The Carl Sennhenn Poetry Prize [Conclave] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Codhill Press Poetry Award [Codhill Press] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Crosswinds Poetry Contest [Crosswinds Poetry Journal] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Dogwood Literary Awards [Dogwood: A Journal of Poetry and Prose] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Ernest Sandeen Prize in Poetry [Notre Dame Press] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Flying South Contest [Winston-Salem Writers] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Furious Gazelle Spring Writing Contest [The Furious Gazelle] TEMP CLOSED
Gival Press Oscar Wilde Award [Gival Press] Charges fees for all submissions
The Hal Prize [Peninsula Pulse] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Howling Bird Press Fiction Award [Howling Bird Press] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
The James Applewhite Poetry Prize [North Carolina Literary Review] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Juniper Prize for Poetry [University of Massachusetts Press] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Lush Triumphant Literary Awards [subTerrain Magazine] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
May Sarton New Hampshire Poetry Prize [Bauhan Publishing] Charges fees for all submissions
The Moth Poetry Prize [The Moth] Charges fees for all submissions
New Issues Poetry Prize [New Issues Poetry & Prose] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Norma Epstein Foundation Award for Creative Writing [University College Awards for Creative Writing] TEMP CLOSED
The Orison Anthology Awards [Orison Books] Charges fees for all submissions
Passager Poetry Contest [Passager Journal] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
The Philip Levine Prize for Poetry TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Prairie Fire Contests [Prairie Fire] Charges fees for all submissions
Rattle Poetry Prize [Rattle] Charges fees for all submissions
Robert H. Winner Memorial Award [Poetry Society of America] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Sequestrum New Writer Awards (Poetry) [Sequestrum] Charges fees for all submissions
The Society of Classical Poets Poetry Competition [The Society of Classical Poets Journal] TEMP CLOSED
Subito Press Book Prize [Subito Press] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Thomas H. McDill Award [North Carolina Poetry Society] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
University of Canberra Vice-Chancellor's International Poetry Prize [University of Canberra] NEW!
WeArtFriends Poetry Contest [WeArtFriends] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Wolverine Farm Broadside Prize [Wolverine Farm] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions