Miriam Rodriguez Short Story Contest
Cash prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place, and the first place winner will be published in Carve Magazine 2013 Print Edition issue. Submissions must be between 500 and 3,000 words.
Mississippi Valley Poetry Contest
First, second, and third place prizes as
follows: $250, $175, $100. First place winner also receives a special award in honor
of Max J. Molleston, long-time contest
Mixer's Literary Science Fiction Contest
The story, poem, or graphic narrative that best mixes the literary with science fiction will win $1,200.
Ninth Letter's 2013 Literary Awards
The winner selected in each category will receive a $1000 prize and publication in the Fall/Winter 2013-14 issue (vol. 10, no. 2).
Noemi Press 2013 Contest
Two prizes of $1,000 each and publication by Noemi Press are given annually for one book-length poetry collection and one book-length work of fiction.
Winner receives a $1,000 prize, publication of the chapbook with a full cover cover, and advertising and publicity.
Passager Poetry Contest for Writers Over 50
Winner receives $500 and publication. Honorable mentions will be published.
California State University, Fresno
The Philip Levine Prize in Poetry is an annual book contest sponsored by the M.F.A. program at California State University, Fresno.
An annual contest for fiction, creative nonfiction, and poetry.
Open to both fiction and poetry, this year Redivider will award their favorite poem and story with $500 each and publication in issue 11.1, their 2013 Winter issue. The winning story will be selected by Amy Hempel and the winning poem by Heather McHugh.
Ruminate Magazine's Janet B. McCabe Poetry Prize
$1500 and publication in the Fall 2013 Issue will be awarded to the winner. $500 and publication in the Fall 2013 Issue will be awarded to the second place winner.
Vermont College of the Fine Arts
An annual poetry contest.
Saturnalia Books Poetry Prize
First place winner receives $2,000 and publication by Saturnalia Books.
Upload your own short-story or poetry manuscript PDF for a $6 entry fee by April 23, 2013. Then, vote within your genre to decide the three prize-winning manuscripts of $1000, $200, and $100, and all the manuscripts published in each issue of Sixfold.
Solstice's Fourth Annual Literary Contest
Fiction Prize: $1,000
Nonfiction Prize: $500
Poetry Prize: $500
Spokane Prize for Short Fiction
Winner will receive publication plus a $2000 cash prize. To be considered for the prize, send a book-length manuscript (no less than 98 pages) of stories (no fewer than 3), an SASE for notification, and a $25 reading fee ma... more
Spoon River Poetry Review Editor's Prize Contest
Winner receives $1000 and an introduction to his or her winning poem written by a prominent outside judge. Two runners up receive $100 each, and three-five honorable mentions are selected.
An award of $1,000, plus publication of a chapbook, and an introductory reading at the Sunken Garden Poetry Festival .
Tenth Annual Marsh Hawk Press Poetry
The Marsh Hawk Press Poetry Prize offers a cash award of $1,000.00 plus publication of the winning book.
The 2013 Clockwise Chapbook Competition
Winner will receive a $500 Prize and a Book Publication in Perfect Bound Editions. The competition is open to all poets writing in English.