Grayson Books Chapbook Contest
Prize: $500, publication of chapbook and 50 copies
Deadline: January 31
Reading fee: $20
Submit: 16-34 pages of original poetry. Do not place identifying information on your chapbook manuscript. Put it in the submission form instead.
It is fine if individual poems in the manuscript have been published. It is acceptable, but not required, to include an acknowledgments page as part of your manuscript.
Simultaneous submissions are permissible if we are notified immediately upon acceptance elsewhere. Multiple submissions are fine, as long as each is accompanied by an entry fee.
This year's judge, Cortney Davis, is the author of four full-length poetry collections and is the editor of three anthologies of poetry and prose by nurses. She has also published memoirs. She serves as the editor for the NY Literature & Medicine Database. Davis is Poet Laureate of Bethel, Connecticut.