Community of Literary Magazines & Presses

Firecracker Awards 

Deadline: 
November 15, 2022 - Check back on October 15th for Upcoming Deadline
Entry Fee: 
$65
Cash Prize: 
$2,000
E-mail address: 

Three prizes of $2,000 each will be given annually for a book of poetry, a book of fiction, and a book of creative nonfiction published by an independent press in the current year ($1,000 for each author and $1,000 for their respective publisher). Works in translation and graphic novels are eligible. Using only the online submission system, publishers may submit a book of poetry or prose published in 2022 with a $65 entry fee ($55 for CLMP members) for the first book and a $30 fee ($25 for CLMP members) for each additional entry by November 15. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Community of Literary Magazines & Presses, Firecracker Awards, 154 Christopher Street, Suite 3C, New York, NY, 10014.