Three prizes of $1,500 each and publication in New Letters are given annually for a group of poems, a short story, and an essay. Submit three to six poems or up to 8,000 words of prose with a $20 entry fee ($25 for electronic submissions), which includes a subscription to New Letters, by May 18. All entries are considered for publication. Send an SASE, call, e-mail, or visit the website for complete guidelines.
New Letters, Literary Awards, 5101 Rockhill Road, University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO 64110. (816) 235-1169. Ashley Wann, Contest Manager.