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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. 703 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
Akron Poetry Prize [University of Akron Press] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
APR/Honickman First Book Prize [The American Poetry Review] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
The Baltimore Review Contest TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Birdy Poetry Prize [Meadowlark Books] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Boston Review Annual Poetry Contest TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Burnside Review Chapbook Contest TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Center for Book Arts Poetry Chapbook Competition TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Concrete Wolf Louis Poetry Book Award TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Deanna Tulley Multimedia Prize [Slippery Elm Literary Journal] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Dorset Prize [Tupelo Press] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Evaristo Prize for African Poetry [African Poetry Book Fund] TEMP CLOSED
Flying South Contest [Winston-Salem Writers] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
The Gatewood Prize [Switchback Books] Charges fees for all submissions
Gold Line Press Chapbook Competition TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Hammond House Publishing International Literary Prize TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
HSA Haiku Award Contest [Haiku Society of America (HSA)] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Jaki Shelton Green Performance Poetry Prize [North Carolina Literary Review] TEMP CLOSED
Laux/Millar RR Poetry Prize [Raleigh Review] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Lucent Dreaming Poetry Contest [Lucent Dreaming Magazine] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Maria W. Faust Sonnet Contest [Great River Shakespeare Festival] Charges fees for all submissions
The Miracle Monocle Award for Young Black Writers
Neutrino Short-Short Prize [Passages North] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
The Nutmeg Poetry Award [Connecticut Poetry Society] Charges fees for all submissions
Oxford Poetry Prize TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Persimmon Tree Poetry Contests [Persimmon Tree: An Online Magazine of the Arts by Women Over Sixty] TEMP CLOSED
Poetry International Tiny Chapbook Contest Charges fees for all submissions
Priscila Uppal Memorial Award for Poetry [Canthius] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Randall Jarrell Poetry Competition [North Carolina Writers' Network] Charges fees for all submissions
The Roadrunner Prizes [The Roadrunner Review] TEMP CLOSED
Samuel Washington Allen Prize [New England Poetry Club] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Short Grain Contest [Grain Magazine] Charges fees for all submissions
Spelt Poetry Competition [Spelt Magazine] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Sunken Garden Chapbook Poetry Prize [Tupelo Press] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Three Mile Harbor Press Poetry Book Contest TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions
Unleash Book Prize [Unleash Press] TEMP CLOSED Charges fees for all submissions