A prize of $1,000 and publication by Hub City Press is given biennially for a poetry collection. U.S. poets who have published no more than one full-length poetry collection and who have lived in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, or West Virginia for two consecutive years are eligible. Sean Hill will judge. Using the online submission system, submit a manuscript of 48 to 120 pages with a $25 entry fee by April 17. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Hub City Press, New Southern Voices Poetry Prize, 186 West Main Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306. (864) 577-9349. Meg Reid, Prize Coordinator.