For emerging poets, this contest only accepts submissions from authors with fewer than two full length collections out at the time of submission. The winning poet will be awarded $3000 and publication on Palette Poetry. Second and third place will win $300 & $200 respectively, as well as publication.
We are honored to share with everyone the winners and finalists of the 2020 Spotlight Award!
These past few weeks, with their own wild and discordant sense of time, have felt like an invitation to reflect, to look back and find the good. We asked our readers to identify some of their favorites from the Featured Poetry we published in 2019.
We are honored to share with everyone the winners and finalists of the 2019 Previously Published Poem Prize!
Last day to submit to our 2019 Emerging Poet Prize: $3000 for a single poem! Judged by Kim Addonizio.
Guest judge Edward Hirsch had a difficult time choosing from our exceptional finalists, but in the end, he chose Shelley Stenhouse to take the $4000 prize. Congratulations to Shelley, and to all of our winners and finalists!
We are honored to share with everyone the winners and finalists of the Spotlight Award!
We are so excited to announce this year’s judge for the Palette Poetry Prize ($4000 + Publications) is the amazing poet, educator and community leader, Edward Hirsch!