A prize of $1,000 is given annually for a book of poetry, fiction, or creative nonfiction published in the previous year that "illuminates the heritage of America's mid-continental prairies." Authors and publishers may submit two copies of a book published in 2017 by July 1. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Prairie Heritage, Inc., Jan Garton Prairie Heritage Book Award, 11003 Lower McDowell Road, Junction City, KS 66441. (785) 539-5592. Margy Stewart, Contact.