Prairie Schooner

Raz-Shumaker Book Prizes

March 15, 2024 - Check back on December 15th for Upcoming Deadline
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Two prizes of $3,000 each and publication by University of Nebraska Press are given annually for a poetry collection and a story collection. Kwame Dawes will judge. Submit a poetry manuscript of at least 50 pages or a fiction manuscript of at least 150 pages with a $25 entry fee by March 15. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Prairie Schooner, Raz-Shumaker Book Prizes, Attn: Fiction or Poetry, 110 Andrews Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588. (402) 472-0911. Nicole Lachat, Book Prize Coordinator.