Two prizes of $1,500 each are given annually for a poetry collection and a book of fiction published during the previous year. Authors and publishers may submit three copies of a book published in 2016 (poetry collections must be at least 42 pages) by January 31. The entry fee for poetry is $25, and the entry fee for fiction is $30. Send an SASE, e-mail, or visit the website for complete guidelines.
Balcones Center for Creative Writing, Poetry and Fiction Prizes, Austin Community College, 1212 Rio Grande Street, Austin, TX 78701.