American Poetry Journal
Book Award

Submissions Open

american poetry journal annual book award

2023 Poetry Book Award Package:

-Publication of Full-length Poetry Book in Print & eBook

-$500 Award

-25 Copies of Published Book

 

Guidelines:

Full-length poetry books are 48 or more pages not including front and back matter. Do not include name, bio, or other identifying information in the manuscript. Acknowledgements may be included in the manuscript, but are not necessary. 

All books full-length poetry books submitted are considered for publication.

 

About: & Schedule

The awardee will receive a $500 award from American Poetry Journal and publication of their full-length book in 2024.

 

We’re looking for full-length poetry in any form, on any subject, from new or established poets, in traditional, experimental, or hybrid work.

All books full-length poetry books submitted are considered for publication.

Deadline for submission is September 1, 2023.

Awardee, shortlist, and longlist announced in November 2023.

Publication of awardee manuscript in 2024.