Laura Boss Poetry Foundation

Laura Boss Narrative Poetry Award

March 31, 2024 - Check back on February 15th for Upcoming Deadline
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A prize of $5,000, publication by New York Quarterly Books, and 25 author copies is given annually for a collection of narrative poetry. The winner is also invited to give a reading in Paterson, New Jersey, in partnership with the Poetry Center of Passaic County Community College. Jan Beatty will judge. Using only the online submission system, submit up to 10 pages from a manuscript with a $25 entry fee (fee may be waived for those experiencing financial hardship) by March 31. Semi-finalists will be notified by June 1 and asked to submit full manuscripts of 70 to 90 pages by June 30. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Laura Boss Poetry Foundation, Laura Boss Narrative Poetry Award. Barry Boss, Treasurer.