Date(s) - 01/01//2013 - 02/28//2013
Association of Writers & Writing Programs
Two prizes of $5,500 each and publication for a poetry collection and a short story collection, two prizes of $2,500 each and publication for a novel and book of creative nonfiction. For the Donald Hall Prize in Poetry, submit a ms. of at least 48 pages; D.A. Powell will judge, and the winner will be published by the University of Pittsburgh Press. For the Grace Paley Prize in Short Fiction, submit a ms. of 150-300 pages; Pam Houston will judge, University of Massachusetts Press will publish. For the novel award, submit a ms. of at least 60,000 words; Charles Yu will judge, New Issues Press will publish. For creative nonfiction, submit a ms. of 150-300 pages; Bernard Cooper will judge, University of Georgia Press will publish. Entry fee: $30. Submit online through February 28.