Cave Canem Foundation

Northwestern University Press Poetry Prize

Deadline: 
April 15, 2016 - Check back on December 15th for Upcoming Deadline
Entry Fee: 
$20
Cash Prize: 
$1,000

A prize of $1,000 and publication by Northwestern University Press is given biennially for a second book of poetry by an African American poet. Parneshia Jones and Jacqueline Jones LaMon will judge. Submit two copies of a manuscript of 48 to 75 pages with a $20 entry fee by April 15. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Cave Canem Foundation, Northwestern University Press Poetry Prize, 20 Jay Street, Suite 310-A, Brooklyn, NY 11201. (718) 858-0000.