Three prizes of $5,000 each and publication in Missouri Review are given annually for a group of poems, a short story, and an essay. Submit up to 10 pages of poetry or no more than 8,500 words of prose with a $25 entry fee, which includes a digital subscription to Missouri Review and a complimentary copy of a digital book from TMR Books, by October 1. All entries are considered for publication. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Missouri Review, Jeffrey E. Smith Editors’ Prize, University of Missouri, 453 McReynolds Hall, Columbia, MO 65211.