A prize of $1,000 and publication in North American Review is given annually for a poem. Major Jackson will judge. Using the online submission system, submit up to five poems with a $20 entry fee, which includes a subscription to North American Review, by October 31. All entries are considered for publication. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
North American Review, James Hearst Poetry Prize, University of Northern Iowa, 1222 West 27th Street, Cedar Falls, IA 50614. (319) 273-6455.