A prize of $500 and letterpress publication by the Center for Book Arts is given annually for a poetry chapbook. The winner will also receive an additional $500 to give a reading with the contest judge at the Center for Book Arts in New York City in Fall 2018, and a weeklong residency at the Winter Shakers Program at the Millay Colony for the Arts in Austerlitz, New York. Natasha Trethewey will judge. Submit a manuscript of up to 21 pages (or 450 lines) with a $25 entry fee by December 15. Visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.
Center for Book Arts, Letterpress Poetry Chapbook Competition, 28 West 27th Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10001.