A prize of $1,000 and publication in Iowa Review is given biennially for a work of poetry, fiction, or creative nonfiction by a U.S. military veteran or an active duty service member. A second-place prize of $750 and three runner-up prizes of $500 each are also given. Phil Klay will judge. Submit up to 20 pages of poetry, fiction, or creative nonfiction by June 1. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Iowa Review, Jeff Sharlet Award, University of Iowa, 308 English-Philosophy Building, Iowa City, IA 52242. (319) 335-0462. Lynne Nugent, Managing Editor.