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. Alberto Ríos will judge in poetry, Amina Gautier will judge in fiction, and Alison Hawthorne Deming will judge in nonfiction. Submit a manuscript of 50 to 80 pages of poetry or 200 to 300 pages of prose with a $30 entry fee by June 30. All entries are considered for publication. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Autumn House Press, Literary Prizes, 5530 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15206.