A prize of $10,000 and publication by Milkweed Editions is given annually for a poetry collection by a poet currently residing in Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, or Wisconsin. Submit a book-length poetry manuscript between January 2 and February 15. There is no entry fee. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for complete guidelines.
Milkweed Editions, Lindquist & Vennum Prize for Poetry, 1011 Washington Avenue South, Open Book Building, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55415. (612) 215-2533. Jaya Stenquist, Publishing Assistant.