A prize of $2,500 will be given annually for poem that exudes the American South in spirit, history, landscape, or experience. The winner will also receive an all-expenses-paid trip to New York City in October. Susan Kinsolving will judge. Submit via postal mail a poem of up to three pages by March 31. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Willie Morris Awards, Award for Southern Poetry, 654 Madison Avenue, Suite 703, New York, NY 10065.