A prize of $1,000 and publication by Autumn House Press is given annually for a debut poetry collection by a writer age 33 or younger. Stacey Waite will judge. Submit a manuscript of 50 to 70 pages with a $25 entry fee by January 31. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Autumn House Press, Rising Writer Contest, 5530 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15206. (412) 362-2665.