A prize of $1,000 is given annually for a book of poetry, fiction, or creative nonfiction by an Appalachian writer. Authors and publishers may submit four copies of a book of poetry or prose by December 4. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Morehead State University, Thomas and Lillie D. Chaffin Award for Appalachian Writing, English Department, UPO 630, Morehead, KY 40351. (606) 783-9448. Tom Williams, Contact.