poetry contest: Oregon Writers' Colony
- Oregon Writers Colony Elizabeth Bolton Poetry Contest
Celebrity Judge: Barbara Davis Kroon
Deadlline August 15, 2011
First prize: $100, plus publication in the Colonygram
Second prize: $50, plus publication in the Colonygram
Third prize: $25, plus publication in the Colonygram
Winners are invited to read their winning entry at the awards ceremony.
All winners listed inside Colonygram and on the OWC website.
Poetry contest rules
Up to three poems per entry, any form or style, original and
Fee per entry: $10/OWC member, $15/non-member.
NO author name on poems. This is an anonymous contest.
Multiple entries okay.
One entry (up to three poems) per submission packet.
Include in Poetry submission packet:
Two copies of each poem. (Keep originals; entries will not be returned.)
One business envelope with the following inside:
Check for entry fee.
3x5 card (please no odd-sized cards) with:
1. Your name, address, phone, email.
2. Poem titles.
3. How you heard about this contest. Specify--word-of-mouth,
publication, online, where?
4. Whether OWC Member or non-member.
5. SASP (Self-addressed stamped postcard for receipt and your piece
Mailing address for Elizabeth Bolton Poetry Contest:
OWC Poetry Contest, Judith Massee, 3415 S.E. Steele Street, Portland,
OR 97202-4161, Direct inquiries to Judith at <jtmassee(at)comcast.net>
(replace (at) with @ in sending e-mail)