poetry contest: Salt Hill
- Philip Booth Poetry Prize
http://salthill.submishmash.com/submit (scroll down for contest entry)
$500 & publication in Salt Hill
Submission Period: May 15th August 1st
Guest judge will be National Book Award Finalist Bruce Smith.
Enter up to three poems, any length, any style, each starting on a new page. Submit all poems in one document.
Only previously unpublished work is accepted.
The Philip Booth prize is judged anonymously: your name and other identifiers (phone number, address, etc.) should NOT appear on any of the poems.
All submissions will be considered for general publication. If you would like to provide a bio, include it in the comments section when submitting. If you do not want your poems considered for general publication, include this in the comments section.
There is a $15 submission fee which includes the issue in which the winning poem appears.
Simultaneous submissions will be accepted as long as you notify us immediately of its acceptance elsewhere unfortunately, for withdrawals, we cannot issue refunds. Multiple submissions are permitted, each with a paid submission fee.
Family, colleagues, current and former students of the last two years of the guest judge are ineligible to submit. As are graduates and those affiliated with the Syracuse University Creative Writing Program.
Submit work at http://salthill.submishmash.com/Submit
If there are questions or a need to retract a poem please send us an email: <salthillpoetry(at)gmail.com> (replace (at) with @)
Salt Hill is announcing its first ever Philip Booth Poetry Prize!
You have poems, and you'll probably write more this summer, so why not try to win $500 for one of them?
The winning poem will also be published in Salt Hill 30 (all submissions will be considered for publication as well).
The final judge will be National Book Award finalist Bruce Smith!
Entry is $15 and includes a copy of SH30.
Submissions are open now- go to
to see the rules and submit.
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Salt Hill has extended the deadline for the Philip Booth Poetry Prize to September 1st. If you want a chance at $500 and publication in Salt Hill 30 then check out
for more information. The extremely lucky winner will be chosen by National Book Award Finalist Bruce Smith!