Center for Book Arts

Poetry Chapbook Contest

Deadline: 
December 15, 2023 - Check back on October 15th for Upcoming Deadline
Entry Fee: 
$30
Cash Prize: 
$1,000

A prize of $500 and letterpress publication by the Center for Book Arts is given annually for a poetry chapbook. The winner will also receive 10 copies of their chapbook, an additional $500 to give a reading with the contest judge at the Center for Book Arts in New York City in fall 2024, and a free weeklong residency at Millay Arts in Austerlitz, New York, for their Wintertide Rustic Retreat. Manuscripts written in another language are accepted when accompanied by an English translation. Submit a manuscript of up to 21 pages (or 450 lines) with a $30 entry fee by December 15. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Center for Book Arts, Poetry Chapbook Contest, 28 West 27th Street, Third Floor, New York, NY 10001. (212) 481-0295. Camilo Otero, Artist Programs Manager.