U.S. citizens/legal residents who are 18 years of age or older are eligible to enter this poetry contest for publication of a book-length collection of poems. Entrants must have not yet published a full-length book of poetry at the time of entry.
Please note: Although the application deadline for this award has passed, we wanted you to know about this award as a possibility for next year. Often, scholarship providers offer similar scholarships each year. This award is scheduled to be updated within the next few months. Please check back for more information at a later date.
$1,500 annually, non-renewable. This honorarium will be awarded within two weeks of a signed contract between the winner and BOA Editions. The winning author will also have his/her book published by BOA Editions, Ltd., and will be offered a standard book contract which will include a royalty rate.
This is a poetry contest. Entry forms are availabe on the BOA Editions, Limited website. Contest entries will be accepted between Aug. 1 and Nov. 30 and must be postmarked sometime between these two ... Sign up for full scholarship deadline information.