A prize of $1,000 is given annually for a published book of poetry, fiction, or nonfiction that “illuminates the heritage of North America’s mid-continental prairies.” Authors, publishers, and the general public may submit two copies of a book published between 2017 and 2020 by July 31. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Prairie Heritage, Inc., Jan Garton Prairie Heritage Book Award, Bird Runner Wildlife Refuge, 11003 Lower McDowell Road, Junction City, KS 66441. (785) 539-5592. Margy Stewart, Contact.