Western Connecticut State University

Housatonic Book Awards

June 13, 2023
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Three prizes of $1,000 each are given annually for books of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction published in the previous year. The winners also receive $500 in travel expenses to give a reading and teach a master class at Western Connecticut State University’s low-residency MFA program. Using only the online submission system, submit a book published in 2022 with a $25 entry fee by June 13. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Western Connecticut State University, Housatonic Book Awards, Writing Department, Higgins Hall 219, 181 White Street, Danbury, CT 06810. Anthony D’Aries, Contact.