Writer's Digest Poetry Awards

Deadline: October 1, 2019

Top Prize: $1,000 first prize plus publication

Other Prizes: $250 second prize and $100 third prize. There are also prizes for fourth through 25th place winners.

Entry Fees: $20 entry fee

Late Submission Period Available?: yes

Website: Writer's Digest

This is the 13th annual Writer's Digest Poetry Awards. Enter any poem 32 lines or less. There are cash prizes for first, second and third place.


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