Two prizes of $1,000 each and publication by Willow Books are given annually for a poetry collection and a book of fiction or creative nonfiction by writers of color. Using the online submission system, submit a poetry collection of 45 to 90 pages with a $25 entry fee or a story collection, novella, novel, essay collection, or memoir of up to 200 pages with a $30 entry fee by December 15. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Willow Books, Literature Awards, c/o Aquarius Press, P.O. Box 23096, Detroit, MI 48223. (877) 979-3639.