College Creative Writing Contests
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Creative Nonfiction Prize
A prize of $1, 000 and publication on the Hunger Mountain website is given annually for a work of creative nonfiction. Submit an essay of up to 10, 000 words with a $20 entry fee by September 10.
|University of Wisconsin Press
Brittingham and Felix Pollak Prizes
Two prizes of $1, 000 each and publication by University of Wisconsin Press are given annually for poetry collections. Submit a manuscript of 60 to 90 pages with a $25 entry fee by September 15. Send an...
|Les Figues Press
NOS Book Contest
A prize of $1, 000 and publication by Les Figues Press is given annually for an innovative book of poetry, fiction, or creative nonfiction. Cross-genre collections are also eligible. Fanny Howe will judge...
|Farmingdale State College
Paumanok Poetry Award
A prize of $1, 500 and travel and lodging expenses to give a reading at Farmingdale State College is given annually for a group of poems. Submit three to five published or unpublished poems totaling no...
|Red Mountain Press
A prize of $1, 000 and publication by Red Mountain Press is given annually for a poetry collection. Submit a manuscript of 48 to 72 pages with a $30 entry fee ($27 for electronic submissions) by September...