A prize of $3,000 and publication by Passager Books will be given biennially for a first book of poems by a writer age 70 or older. David Keplinger will judge. Submit a manuscript of 30 to 40 poems with a $25 entry fee by January 30. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Passager Books, Henry Morgenthau III First Book Poetry Prize, 7401 Park Heights Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21208. (410) 205-9883. Rosanne Singer, Editorial Assistant.