The $100,000 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award is given annually to honor a book of poetry by a midcareer U.S. poet. The winner spends one week in residence at Claremont Graduate University in California. The $10,000 Kate Tufts Discovery Award is given annually to honor a first book of poetry by “a poet of genuine promise.” Poets, publishers, or agents may submit eight copies of a poetry collection published between July 1, 2018, and June 30, 2019, with a list of previously published work by July 1. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.
Claremont Graduate University, Kingsley & Kate Tufts Poetry Awards, 160 East 10th Street, Claremont, CA 91711. (909) 621-8974.