30th April 2019
The award is open to any poet writing in English who has not had a full-length book of poetry published previously.
The University of Pittsburgh Press announces the Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize for a first full-length book of poems.
Manuscripts should be between 48 and 100 pages. You should also include your curriculum vitae.
Each manuscript must include a submission fee for $25.
The prize carries a cash award of $5,000 and publication by the University of Pittsburgh Press in the Pitt Poetry Series under its standard royalty contract.
How to enroll
Please visit https://www.upress.pitt.edu/starrett-prize-submission-guidelines/ to learn more about the competition.