A prize of $1,000, publication by Trio House Press, and 20 author copies is given annually for a first or second poetry collection. The winner is also asked to serve as a part-time volunteer for Trio House Press for two years after publication. Bhisham Bherwani will judge. Submit a manuscript of 48 to 70 pages with a $25 entry fee by April 30. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Trio House Press, First/Second Book Award, P.O. Box 374, Sedalia, CO 80135. (978) 821-1630. Tayve Neese, Coexecutive Editor.