Two prizes of $1,000 each and publication by Southern Illinois University Press are given annually for poetry collections by U.S. poets. Each winner will also receive a $1,500 honorarium to give a reading at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. Allison Joseph will judge. Using the online submission system, submit a manuscript of 50 to 100 pages with a $20 entry fee by November 18. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Crab Orchard Series in Poetry, Open Competition Awards, c/o Crab Orchard Review, Southern Illinois University, English Department, Mail Code 4503, 1000 Faner Drive, Carbondale, IL 62901. Jon Tribble, Series Editor.