Poetry Contests

1. Coe Review Press is seeking submissions for fall poetry issue.

For guidelines, please contact: Coe Review, Coe College, 1220 First Av NE, Cedar Rapids IA 52402, USA OR coereview@coe.edu

Deadline; September 15th.

2. The May Swenson Poetry Award seeking book-length poetry collections for $1,000 award and publication.


  • Submitted collections must be original poetry in English, 50 to 100 pages.

  • No restrictions on form or subject.

  • Submit one copy of the manuscript.

  • Name/address on over sheet only.

  • $25 reading fee (includes copy of winning book).

  • Postmark deadline September 30th.

  • SASE for announcement of winner.

  • Manuscript will not be returned.

  • Judge reserves the right to declare no winner in any given year.

  • The winning manuscript receives a $1000 award, publication in June, and royalties.

    For more info, please contact: Michael Spooner,
    Utah State Univ Press,
    May Swenson Poetry Award,
    7800 Old Main Hill,
    Logan UT 84322,

    OR michael.spooner@usu.edu

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