Three prizes of $1,000 each and publication by Autumn House Press are given annually for a poetry collection, a book of fiction, and a book of creative nonfiction. Each winner also receives a $1,500 travel and publicity grant. Eileen Myles will judge in poetry, Deesha Philyaw will judge in fiction, and Steve Almond will judge in nonfiction. Using only the online submission system, submit a manuscript of 50 to 80 pages of poetry or 200 to 300 pages of prose with a $30 entry fee by June 15. All entries are considered for publication. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Autumn House Press, Literary Prizes, 5530 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15206.